January 16, 2020 Regular Meeting
BUNCOMBE COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION REGULAR MEETING
                  5:00 p.m. – Call to Order – Executive Conference Room 
                 (Dinner / Work Session Updates / Closed Session)
                       Thursday, January 16, 2020
                           6:30 p.m. – Minitorium
                               AGENDA


CALL TO ORDER 
 
PRESENTATION OF COLORS / PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE / OWEN HIGH SCHOOL – Instructed by 
Colonel Richard McConoughey, United States Army (retired)

MOMENT OF SILENCE

APPROVAL OF AGENDA
 
SUPERINTENDENT'S COMMENTS

GOOD NEWS
•  Social Worker of the Year: Shelly Roeder, Erwin High School
•  North Carolina School Social Worker of the Year: Molly Pitman, Enka Middle School
•  Elementary/Intermediate School Counselor of the Year: Amy Jamerson, North Windy Ridge Intermediate School
•  Middle School Counselor of the Year: Alison Rhodes, Reynolds Middle School
•  High School Counselor of the Year: Lois Petersen, Enka High School
•  Elementary Math Teacher of the Year: Amanda Fields, Weaverville Elementary School
•  Math Logo Design Winner: Avnielle Krause, North Buncombe Middle student and Brandi Fleckenstein, North Windy Ridge                  Intermediate Teacher

CURRICULUM FEATURE  
•  The Continuum of Compassionate Schools, Social Emotional Learning, and Mental Health Supports in BCS                
    David Thompson, Director of Student Services; Shannon Martin, Day Treatment Liaison and 
    Michelle Smith, PBIS Coordinator

 PUBLIC COMMENTS


ACTION AGENDA
•  2019-20 Budget Amendment #2
•  Community High School Additions and Renovations Project: Approval of Change Order
•  North Buncombe Middle School Gym Lobby, CTE and Arts Renovations Project: Approval of Change Order
•  2020-2021 School Calendar Draft 

CONSENT AGENDA
•  Minutes: December 5, 2019 – Regular Meeting Open Session
•  Personnel Report 
•  Facsimile Signature Stamp for Board Chair
•  Policy 4240/7312 Child Abuse and Related Threats to Child Safety – Waive First Reading: Adoption of Policy 
•  POLICIES FOR SECOND READING
   Policy 1310/4002 – Parental Involvement
   Policy 3620 – Extracurricular Activities and Student Organizations
   Policy 4325 – Drugs and Alcohol
   Policy 4333 – Weapons, Bomb Threats, Terrorist
   Policy 5015 – School Volunteers
   Policy 7100 – Recruitment and Selection of Personnel
   Policy 7130 – Licensure
   Policy 7240 – Drug-Free and Alcohol-Free Workplace
   Policy 7241 – Drug and Alcohol Testing of Commercial Motor Vehicle Operators
   Policy 7310/4040 – Staff-Student Relations
   Policy 7360/8225 – Crowdfunding on Behalf of the School System
   Policy 7410 – Teacher Contracts

INFORMATION AGENDA
•  Finance Reports
•  Notification of Informal Construction & Repair Projects and Change Orders
•  POLICIES FOR FIRST READING
    Policy 4334/5035/7345 – Use of Unmanned Aircraft (Drones)
    Policy 5210 – Distribution and Display of Non-School Material

ANNOUNCEMENTS / FUTURE MEETINGS
•  The next Board of Education regular Meeting will be held on February 6, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. 
    in the Minitorium at 175 Bingham Road, Asheville, NC 28806

ADJOURNMENT
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