At its organizational meeting last week, the Covington Board of Education selected Sarah Flerlage as the board chair and Jerry Avery as vice-chair. Flerlage, who has been on the board for three years, said "I'm excited about the challenge, and opportunity to continue to serve the Covington community in this new capacity. I look forward to teaming with Mr. Garrison, the leadership team, and our incredible board, to keep improving the lives and education of the children in our district."
The board also decided on committee assignments. They are as follows:
Budget committee – Tom Haggard and Stephen Gastright
Covington Education Foundation committee – Stephen Gastright and Sarah Flerlage
TEAM Foundation committee – Jerry Avery
Calendar committee – Sarah Flerlage and Glenda Huff
Student Code of Conduct committee – Tom Haggard and Glenda Huff
January also is School Board Recognition Month. Please thank our board members for all they do for the children of Covington Independent Public Schools.