Board of Education to conduct meeting on Monday, May 24

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The Knox County Board of Education will conduct a special called meeting on Monday, May 24, 2021, 6:30 pm, at the Board of Education Annex (199 Daniel Boone Drive, Barbourville).

This meeting will be limited to a maximum of ten (10) people, including school board members and staff, pursuant to the Coronavirus Guidelines of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control; the 03/12/2020 Meeting Protocols for Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) issued by the Kentucky Finance and Administration Cabinet, KRS 61.810(1)(k), KRS 61.826, OAG 20-05 and SB 150.

The meeting will be streamed live on this webpage beginning at 6:30 pm. (Video feed located below agenda.)

The posted agenda includes the discussion and/or action on appointing the next superintendent of the school district.


I. Adopt agenda

II. Discuss and/or Take Action to enter executive session pursuant to KRS 61.810(1)(f): Discussions which may lead to appointment of employee

III. Motion to return to open session

IV. Discuss and/or Take Action to appoint new superintendent to fill vacancy effective July 1, 2021

V. Discuss and/or Take Action to approve a four year contract with superintendent

VI. Adjournment