On Sept. 22, Jackson County Public Schools accepted these employee recommendations:

At Smoky Mountain High School, Suzanne Berryhill, teacher, Timmy Copeland, bus driver, Evelyn Graning, bus monitor, Melissa Haigler, bus monitor, Carol Lee, bus monitor, Charae Naegler, bus monitor, Danny Price, part-time custodian, Joshua Shane Williams, bus monitor; Scotts Creek Elementary School, Trisha Davis, temporary CNA; Cullowhee Valley Elementary School, Kristen Fritts, teacher, Daniel Brady Powell, bus driver; Blue Ridge School and Blue Ridge Early College, Sarah Hall, bus monitor, Erica Smithdeal, bus monitor; Fairview Elementary School, Debbie Hansen, support teacher assistant, Madison Reep, afterschool assistant; Central Office, Kara Hardy, HR and finance administrative assistant, Susan Kirkman, part-time school nutrition bookkeeper; BREC, Kristina McCall, bus monitor; Jackson Community School, Michelle Pippio, temporary CNA; Jackson County Early College, Penny Taylor, temporary CNA; Smokey Mountain Elementary School, Leah Woodring, temporary CNA.

Accepted these employee resignations:

At SMHS, Michelle Provost, head coach district middle school cross country, Krystle Holt, teacher; FES, Eric Fry, bus driver; Central Office, Nicholas Ratcliffe, technology technician III; CVES, Mekayla Sikes, afterschool teacher.