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Regular Session School Board Meeting: August 6, 2014

The Jefferson Parish School Board will meet in regular session on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 5:00 p.m., at the Bonnabel Magnet Academy High School, 2801 Bruin Dr., Kenner, Louisiana, for the following purposes:

I. Presentations
1. JPPSS LEAP (3-8) Subgroup Data – Chief Academic Officer, Michelle Blouin-Williams – 4:30 PM
2. COMPASS Presentation – Carolyn VanNorman – 4:45 PM
II. Roll Call
III. Invocation and Pledge of Allegiance
IV. Approval of minutes the JPSB Public Hearing and the Regular Session School Board Meeting on July 2, 2014.
V. Second Readings
1. Second reading authored by Mr. St. Pierre concerning Student Learning Targets (SLT’s)
2. Second Reading authored by Mr. Tovrea concerning Third Party Administrator contract renewal for excess workers compensation claims
VI. Consent Agenda
SR-1 Board Meeting Schedule for 2015
SR-2 OT/PT Contracts for the 2014-2015 School Year
SR-3 Ochsner Certified Trainer Contract Renewal
SR-4 Agreement between Jefferson Parish School Board and the Archdiocese of New Orleans
SR-5 Extend the contract between David M. Shapiro Disaster Planning and Recovery Consultants
and the Jefferson Parish Public School Board
SR-6 Professional Service Contract with Young Audiences for arts integration at Lincoln
Elementary
SR-7 Amendment to the JPSB contract with the Achievement Network
SR-8 AdvancePath
SR-9 Grand Isle Speech Services Contract
SR-10 Non-public Speech Services Contract
SR-11 Renewal of a contract with The Learning Institute for the provision of interim assessments
SR-12 Approval of targeted teacher training in partnership with Leading Educators
SR-13 The Board’s approval is required for the renewal of the CEA with the Jefferson Parish
Sheriff’s Office for Police on Campus (POC) for certain enumerated high schools
SR-14 The Board’s approval is required for the renewal of the CEA with the Gretna Police Department for Police on Campus (POC) for two (2) officers at Gretna Middle School
SR-15 Board approval is required for the renewal of the agreement with the City of Kenner Police Department for Police on Campus (POC) for Theodore Roosevelt Middle School
SR-16 HAS BEEN WITHDRAWN BY THE SUPERINTENDENT
SR-17 HAS BEEN WITHDRAWN BY THE SUPERINTENDENT
SR-18 Consideration of a Type 1 charter for Louisiana Achievement Charter Academies, Inc. (Superintendent recommends denial of this charter application)
SR-19 Consideration of a Type 1 charter for Smothers Academy, Inc. (Superintendent recommends denial of this charter application)
SR-20 Consideration of a Type 1 charter for Louisiana Charter Foundation, Inc. (Superintendent recommends denial of this charter application)

SR-21 Bid Tabulation for the purchase of laptop computers and laptop computer carts
SR-22 New Policy: School Choice Transfer Policy to comply with Act 853
SR-23 2014-2015 PUPIL PROGRESSION PLAN
SR-24 Purchase of Licenses for Online CogAT for Advanced Study Academies Admission Testing
SR-25 Job Description Approval – Executive Director of Emergency and Risk Management
SR-26 Job Description Approval – Director of Workers’ Compensation and Leaves
SR-27 Job Description Approval – Coordinator of Advanced Study Academies and Magnet Programs
SR-28 Lease of 2012 Jefferson Hwy. to Milestone Sabis Academy of New Orleans
VII. Items Pulled from the Consent Agenda
VIII. Committee Reports
IX. New Business
1. First Readings
2. Other Business
X. Public Comment
XI. Resolutions
1. Appointment of Sisung Securities Corporation as Municipal and Investment Advisor
XII. Announcements/Good News
XIII. Check Registers June 24, 2014 to July 28,2014
XIV. Adjournment