Other items approved by the board include:
◆ An amendment to Peasant’s contract allowing him to attend all meetings, conferences and workshops he deems appropriate for which funds are budgeted. The board will also pay Peasant’s dues to professional organizations.
◆ Approval of a request for the SHS Singers to perform at Lincoln Center in New York City from March 8-12.
◆ Approval of the Mississippi School Boards Association Workers’ Compensation Trust quote for workers compensation coverage from Oct. 1, 2017 to Oct. 1, 2018 in the amount of $311,718.