Minutes of Special Emergency Meeting - May 24, 2012
May 29, 2012
May 24, 2012
The NISD Board of Trustees met at the Newcastle School Gym at 505 Washington Ave, Newcastle, TX on Thursday May 24, 2012 at 8:40 pm immediately following the NHS Sports Banquet for a special emergency meeting.
Present: Bruce Bailey, president, Kenneth Lowe – vice-president, Carla Short, member, and Thomas Spurlin, member.
Board Members absent: Tommy Dee Taylor, Beth Jordan, and Tradd Strawbridge.
Also Present: Gordon H Grubbs, superintendent and Ty Spitzer, principal/athletic director.
The meeting was called to order at 8:40 pm by the President, Bruce Bailey.
Motion was made by Bruce Bailey and seconded by Thomas Spurlin to move into closed session. Motion carried 4-0.
Discussion was held concerning resignation of Grant Gooch as teacher/coach and his move to Priddy ISD. Application of J. T. Eli as the new teacher/coach was considered. Coach Eli is highly qualified in subjects to be taught and comes highly recommended. Ty Spitzer and Gordon Grubbs recommend the employment of J. T. Eli with a one-year term contract for the 2012-2013 school years as a teacher with supplemental coaching duties.
Motion was made by Bruce Bailey and seconded by Thomas Spurlin to come out of closed session at 8:43 pm. Motion carried 4-0.
Motion was made by Bruce Bailey and seconded by Thomas Spurlin to accept resignation of Grant Gooch and offer J. T. Eli a one-year term teaching contract with supplemental coaching duties for the 2012-2013 school year. Motion carried 4-0.
Motion was made by Kenneth Lowe and seconded by Carla Short to adjourn at 8:45 pm. Motion carried 4-0.