SSISD Board Meets Monday





A regular meeting of the Sulphur Springs ISD school board was held on Monday,

March 7, 2016.





Lindsay Barton requested to address the Board in support of her son’s teacher.

Denise Campbell requested to address the Board in support of her daughter’s teacher.




Chris Clements reported on progress of the auditorium renovation project.


The following Head Start items were presented to the Board for informational purposes only:

              Head Start Director’s Report for February

              Policy Council Minutes for February





Along with routine matters, the following were approved:


Quarterly Investment Report for the three months ended February 29, 2016.


Standard of Conduct for Head Start Staff, Volunteers, and Consultants.


Head Start Rationale for Program Option.


Ordinance 1-16 canceling May 7, 2016 election and declaring unopposed candidates John Prickette, Leesa Toliver & Kerry Wright elected to new 3-year terms, effective

May 1, 2016.








One-year employment contract extensions to recommended professional certified instructional administrative personnel and administrative support services personnel presently employed under one-year and two-year contracts.


Resignations - * denotes early notification of retirement at end of school year


*Randy Reed                            Asst. Supt.                                                 Admin

*Rickie Elliott                            Dir. of Food Services                           Admin



Resignations - * denotes early notification of retirement at end of school year


*Patricia Clement                     VI Teacher/OM Spec.            Special Services

*Betty Lawson                          Principal                                      Travis

*Kathleen McDonald             Education Specialist             ECLC

Laura Cleveland                      SpEd Teacher                          Bowie

*Sheila Rorie                                          2nd Grade Teacher                   Lamar

*DeLana Huffines                   Secretary                                     Douglas

*Robbie Horton                        PE/Coach                                    Middle School

*Dorothy Pace                          Food Services Mgr                   High School



New Personnel


Jaimie Hale                                 SpEd Aide                                   ECLC

Alma Ramirez                           ESL Aide                                     Bowie

Chelby Murrary                        SpEd Aide                                   Middle School