Board of Trustees Meeting Summary
The Board of Trustees met in regular session on Thursday,
June 27. The following link will provide you a summary of actions taken at their meeting.
Board Approves Salary Increases
The Board met in regular session on June 27, and with a unanimous vote in support of BISD employees, approved salary increases for the 2013-14 school year for all staff. Teachers will receive at least $1,500 plus their step. Starting teacher salaries will be $49,000. For other employees, the 2013-14 budget provides an increase of three percent at midpoint of their pay grade.
In addition, trustees approved increasing the district's contribution toward the employees' health insurance contribution from $225 per month to $240 per month.
The 2013-14 salary schedules will be posted at a later date. Employees will be notified in the "e-nlightened" when this information is available. Once available, new salary information can be viewed in MUNIS Employee Self Service. MUNIS Employee Self Service can be found under the staff link on the district's website.
Birdville ISD Announces Two Administrative Appointments
Superintendent Dr. Darrell G. Brown recently announced the administrative appointments of David S. Powers as director of transportation and J. Michelle Provence as coordinator of health services.
Powers will assume his new position with BISD on July 8. He is replacing Kevin Campbell, who recently retired from BISD after 35 years.
He has been manager of operations in the Transportation Department at Fort Worth ISD since 2010. He also served as general manager and operations supervisor at Fort Worth ISD from 2007-10. Prior to Fort Worth ISD, he served in various positions with United Parcel Service from 1990-2006.
Provence will assume her new position with BISD on July 17. She is replacing Amy Howard, who left the district after the 2012-13 school year.
She has been health services administrator at UTMB-TJJD Corsicana Residential Treatment Center since 2012. Prior to UTMB-TJJD, she served as director of school based health centers at John Peter Smith Health Network from 2011-12 and coordinator of health services for Arlington ISD from 2007-11. Provence has 11 additional years of nursing experience.
Please submit your Flex/Comp Day Request for Approval form for the Aug. 16 teacher work day by Aug. 9.
Teachers may submit six hours of professional learning they received or work they completed outside of contract time since January 1, 2013. Be sure to submit the Flex/Comp Day Request for Approval form found in the General Forms folder in eduphoria! formspace.