The Blount County Board of Education approved all of Superintendent Rodney Green’s operating recommendations for the period at its special meeting Monday. It approved:
• Blountsville Elementary School’s field trip request for 5th- and 6th-grade students to go to the Tennessee Aquarium in Chattanooga March 12.
Agreements and contracts
• Cleveland High School’s contracts with: Lauren Blue, April Godsey, and David Cole to serve as judges; Cate Ann Davis to serve as choreographer; and Shannon Layton to serve as photographer for the 2020 Miss Panther Profile Pageant.
• allowing Zari Wright to transfer to the Jefferson County School System during the 2020-2021 school year, with the stipulation that the Blount County Board of Education will not assume any liability in relation to this release.
• accepting the resignation of Brandi Bradley, a family and consumer science teacher at Appalachian School, effective Feb. 19.