Agenda for the March 30th Pocahontas Board of Education Meeting

The Pocahontas County Board of Education will hold a Local School Improvement Council meeting at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, March 30, 2021 at the Green Bank Elementary-Middle School. This will be followed immediately afterwards at that school by their regular board meeting. In-person public attendance will be limited. The agenda for the regular meeting is as follows.

Following regular opening procedures and items, the board will hear from any public delegations wishing to express their opinions to the board members.

Superintendent Beam will deliver his report and any special recognitions to the board.

Informational reports will be made by Alan Gibson, the Student Representative and by Dana A. Cutlip, a PCS Social Worker.

Following the board’s approval of routine financial matters, the board members will take up the following miscellaneous matters:

  • They will consider approval of the revised Personal Acceptable Use Forms Policy.
  • They will consider approval of twenty-six (26) revised NEOLA Policies which contain minor adjustments and/or technical changes.
  • They will consider approval of thirteen (13) revised NEOLA policies
  • They will consider approving three (3) new NEOLA policies.
  • The board members will review the school Re-entry plan and consider any recommended changes or revisions to it.
  • They will then consider approval of the recommended service and professional recommended personnel actions.

The board members will hold a Matters of the Board discussion prior to adjourning the meeting.

To obtain directions to listen to this meeting via Zoom Meeting or through the Board of Education’s website; or to view the titles of the proposed forty-two (42) NEOLA policies; or to see the proposed personnel actions, you can view them by clicking on this link to the officially published agenda- 3-30-21 Official BOE Agenda

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Tim is the WVMR News Reporter. Tim is a native of Maryland who started coming to Pocahontas County in the 1970’s as a caver. He bought land on Droop Mountain off Jacox Road in 1976 and built a small house there in the early 80’s. While still working in Maryland, Tim spent much time at his place which is located on the Friars Hole Cave Preserve. Retiring in 2011 as a Lieutenant with the Anne Arundel County Police Department in Maryland, Tim finally took the plunge and moved from Maryland to his real home on Droop Mountain. He began working as the Pocahontas County Reporter for Allegheny Mountain Radio in January of 2015.

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