On Feb. 23 Jackson County Public Schools accepted these employee recommendations:

At Fairview Elementary School, Lorie Callaham, after school assistant; at Scotts Creek Elementary School, Megan Davis, bus driver, MaKellyn Mathis, instructional support assistant; at Blue Ridge School, Susan Watkins, Nicole Westwood, Deborah Houtzer and Kristal Hunter, after school tutors, Laura Plush, tutor; at Smoky Mountain High School, Debbie Hansen, head coach middle school district soccer, Jamie Stewart, homebound instructor; at Cullowhee Valley School, Daniel Powell, custodian and bus driver, Patricia Sloan, student transportation driver.

Accepted these employee resignations:

At CVES, Amber Flowers, after school assistant, at SCES, Madily Huston, instructional support assistant; at FES, Rachel Upchurch, instructional support assistant TA.

Accepted these employee retirements:

At BRS, Audrey Rice, receptionist; at FES, Rhea Stanley, teacher assistant, Lis Wilson, EC teacher assistant.

Accepted this employee separation:

At SMHS, Carol Lee, assistant principal.