Lubbock ISD trustees hired three new employees today to replace retirees.
Karen Bayer will be the new principal at Mackenzie Middle School and Mary McGann will be the new principal at Rush Elementary.
John Ramos will assume the role as director of human resources for quadrants I and II.
Bayer is currently the principal at Roosevelt Elementary.
The student code of conduct has been amended for LISD students.
In an LISD board of trustees meeting today an amendment was approved to prohibit the student use of cell phones during the school day for elementary students.
Secondary students are only allowed to use cell phones during their lunch break.
Also during the meeting today $1.7 million was awarded to the expansion project at Centennial Elementary.
Construction will begin late this summer and will last until 2012.
The funds come from the voter-approved 2010 Bond.