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WORK SESSION AND CALLED MEETING OF THE ALLEGHANY COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD

 

The Alleghany County School Board held a work session and called meeting on February 5, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at the Central Office Complex in Low Moor, Virginia.     

 

PRESENT:  Gerald E. Franson, Vice Chairman; R. Craig Lane; Danielle I. Morgan, Norman L. Persinger, Jr.; Randall S. Tucker, Chairman.  Also present:  Eugene P. Kotulka, Superintendent; and Lorie C. Bess, Clerk.

 

ABSENT:  Jennifer S. Seckner and Jacob L. Wright

 

Chairman Tucker presided and called the meeting to order at 6:00 p.m.  The call to order was followed by a moment of silence and the recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance.

 

Chairman Tucker announced the following addition the agenda:

1.  Agenda item #18-200, “Closed Session – Legal Matters and discussion briefings by staff pertaining to probable litigation”, pursuant to the Code of Virginia Section 2.2-3711.A.7, will be the first item on the

     agenda.

 

CLOSED SESSION

(18-200) CODE OF VIRGINIA: LEGAL MATTERS 2.2-3711.A.7

MOTION: That the School Board enter closed session to discuss Legal Matters as authorized by the Code of Virginia Section 2.2-3711.A.7.

MOTION:  Mrs. Morgan

SECOND: Mr. Lane

ROLL CALL VOTE:  Unanimous

TIME: 6:01 p.m.

 

MOTION: That the School Board return to open session from closed session.

MOTION:  Mrs. Morgan      

SECOND: Mr. Lane

ROLL CALL VOTE:  Unanimous

TIME: 6:11 p.m.

 

CERTIFICATION OF EXECUTIVE SESSION

The Chairman requests a motion to certify that to the best of each member’s knowledge:

  1. Only public business matters lawfully exempted from opening meeting requirements by Virginia law were discussed in the closed meeting to which this certification applies; and
  2. Only such public business matters as were identified in the motion convening the closed meeting were heard, discussed or considered by the School Board.

                                    MOTION:  Mr. Franson 

                                    SECOND: Mr. Lane

                                    ROLL CALL VOTE:        Mr. Franson – YES

                                                                        Mr. Lane - YES

                                                                        Mrs. Morgan - YES

                                                                        Mr. Persinger - YES

                                                                        Mrs. Seckner - ABSENT

                                                                        Mr. Tucker - YES

                                                                        Mr. Wright - ABSENT                            

 

                                                                         5-YES          2 - ABSENT          0 -NO   

TIME: 6:12 p.m.

           

 

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Chairman, Alleghany County School Board                     Clerk

 

 

OTHER BUSINESS

(18-198) Approval of Invitation for Bids; Internet and Content Filtering Hardware/Software*

MOTION: That the Board approve of advertising Invitation for Bids for Internet and Content Filtering Hardware/Software, as presented.

MOTION:  Mrs. Morgan       

SECOND: Mr. Lane     

ROLL CALL VOTE: Unanimous

 

(18-199) Work Session

A.  2018-2019 Budget – Mr. Rice reported there was no new information related to the 2018-2019 budget since the January 8 work session.  He reviewed the health insurance rates.      

 

B.  Calendar – Joint work session with Board of Supervisors to review budget.  (Tentative date of March

      28, 2018 at 6:00 p.m.)

 

ADJOURNMENT

MOTION: That the Alleghany County School Board meeting be adjourned.

MOTION: Mr. Lane

TIME: 6:37 p.m.

 

 

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Chairman, Alleghany County School Board                     Clerk