February Board Meeting Report


  • Tuesday, February 13, 2024 – The Mountain Brook Schools Board of Education met Monday, February 12 at Mountain Brook High School for the district’s monthly board meeting. Below is a rundown of the meeting:

    Board members present: Jenifer Kimbrough, Anna Comer and Daniel Odrezin.

    Board Meeting Agenda

    The meeting opened by approving minutes from the last board meeting.

    Recognitions:

    • State Representative David Faulkner presented Dr. Barlow and members of the Board of Education with a check.
    • The MBHS Dorians were recognized for winning the large varsity high kick national championship at UDA Nationals!
    • Sherri Whitehead was recognized for being named a finalist for the Alabama Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching!
    • The five district spelling bee contestants were recognized.
    • Hawkins Hairston was recognized for placing 2nd in his division in the State Superintendent’s Visual Art Show!

    Reports to the Board:

    • MBS Chief School Financial Officer, Kari Austin, presented board members with the district’s monthly financial statements which were unanimously approved.

    Old business:

    • N/A

    New business:

    • The board unanimously approved the latest personnel recommendations and unanimously approved miscellaneous items as surplus so that they can be discarded/donated/sold.
    • The Mountain Brook High School stadium turf replacement bid was approved.

    February's announcements: 

    • E-School Day - Friday, February 16, 2024
    • President’s Day - Monday February 19, 2024 - All schools and offices closed.
    • The next Board Meeting will take place on Monday, March 11th at 3:30 p.m. at the Charles Mason Building (Board of Education) with the work session starting at 2:00 p.m.