WEST VIRGINIA BOARD OF EDUCATION
Board Conference Room
Capitol Building 6, Room 353
1900 Kanawha Boulevard, East
Charleston, West Virginia
May 22, 2000
President Cleo P. Mathews called the meeting of the West Virginia Board of Education to order at 12:10 p.m. on May 22, 2000, in the Board Conference Room, Capitol Building 6, Room 353, 1900 Kanawha Boulevard, East, Charleston, West Virginia. Members present were Vice-President Gary G. White, Secretary J. D. Morris, Sandra M. Chapman, Sheila M. Hamilton, James J. MacCallum, Jim L. McKnight, Paul J. Morris (via teleconference), and Ronald J. Spencer.
Upon motion by Gary G. White, second by Jim L. McKnight, the Board approved the agenda.
Upon motion by Sheila M. Hamilton, second by J. D. Morris, the Board approved naming the Academic Classroom Building at the West Virginia Schools for the Deaf and the Blind the Seldon W. Brannon Building.
Upon motion by Gary G. White, second by Jim L. McKnight, the Board, by unanimous affirmative vote, and in accordance with the provisions of W.Va. Code 6- 9A-1, 6-9A-4, 6-9A-3 and 6-9A-5, went into Executive Session to discuss pending litigation Tomblin v. Gainer and personnel matters. Upon return from Executive Session, President Mathews released the following statement:
The next regular meeting of the West Virginia Board of Education will be held June 8, 2000 at the West Virginia Schools for the Deaf and the Blind in Romney, West Virginia.
Upon motion by J. D. Morris, second by Jim L. McKnight, the Board adjourned at approximately 3:25 p.m.
Minutes approved by the Board on June 8, 2000.
_________________________________________Cleo P. Mathews, President