SCHOOL DIRECTOR SEARCH TIMELINE -
BY: PAT HUNTER
March 25, 2011 was the last day to accept applications, sixteen (16) candidates applied for Loudon County Director of Schools. Two candidates that applied for the job are employees of the Loudon County Board of Education including Jason Vance, assistant school director, and Tim Berry, principal of North Middle School. Click to see 16 APPLY- FINAL LIST OF CANDIDATES
A Special Called Workshop meeting is scheduled for April 4, 2011 at 6:00 PM; same time as the Loudon County Commission meeting. TSBA deputy director/legal counsel Randy Bennett will be in attendance. At Monday's called workshop meeting, Randy Bennett will present the TSBA screening committee recommendation of 4 or 5 candidates to the school board. At a workshop meeting, school board members may discuss but may not deliberate or take action. But, the school board will have the final say at it's Thursday's April 7th Special Called Meeting. From the onset, the school board requested to see all names and information of candidates (public records). The Loudon County Board of Education has scheduled numerous meetings for April concerning the school director's search. Please check below for meeting locations, schedules, and agendas.
Click APRIL 2011 LCBOE CALENDAR
Loudon County Board of Education (LCBOE)
LCTC - Loudon County Technology Center
Rd, Lenoir City, TN 37771
ANNEX - Loudon Annex Basement
Commission Meeting Room
101 Mulberry St., Loudon, TN 37774
Central Office Boardroom (Board of Education)
100 River Rd., Loudon, TN 37774
LCBOE Special Called Workshop - Agenda
Time: 6:00 P.M.
Date: Monday, April 04, 2011
Place: Central Office Boardroom, Loudon County Office Building
Purpose: To address naming the finalists for Director of Schools.
LCBOE Special Called Meeting - Agenda
Time: 7:30 P.M.
Date: Thursday April 07, 2011
Place: LCTC - Immediately following regular School Board Workshop
Purpose: To address Director Search Interview Items.
LCBOE Meeting Director of Schools Interviews - Agenda
Time: 9:00 A.M.
Date: Friday, April 15, 2011
Place: Courthouse Annex
Purpose: Interview candidates for school director.