Buffalo Island Central board renews contacts
All Buffalo Island Central building principal's contracts were renewed at the Feb. 9 meeting. Principals are Shirley Cato, east elementary; Dr. Kima Stewart, west elementary; Roland Wells, junior high school; and Randy Rose, high school.
Adjustments to the 2008-09 school calendar were approved changing Feb. 13 staff development day to student attendance as well as Good Friday, April 10. Five days were added to the end of the current school calendar. The changes were made to make up the lost days due to inclement weather.
Two student transfer requests were approved. Transfers were Kaci Tucker, 16, to Nettleton; and Jonathan Jones, 15, to Manila.
Banking bids were reviewed. The board voted unanimously to accept the bid from Southern Bank of Commerce for one year.