The Grundy County R-5 Board of Education accepted several resignations at a special meeting on Wednesday. The resignations were from Elementary Paraprofessional Sarah Rains, Varsity Girls Softball Coach Jessica Parsons, Special Education Director and Teacher Melody Prescott, and Kindergarten through 12th Grade Counselor Erin Hunolt. The board heard a review of the current situation regarding […]
The Gilman City R-4 Board of Education has approved holding Summer School. Bookkeeper Tori Wideman reports Summer School is scheduled for May 20th through June 4th. In an executive session, Melody Prescott was hired as the Special Education director. Current and tenure teachers were also hired. Raises are to be decided at a later date.
The Grundy County R-5 Board of Education accepted a bid for mowing at its meeting Wednesday evening. Superintendent Rob Deaver reports the accepted bid was from Chris Novak for $160 per combined mowing of the elementary and high school lawns. The board approved the transfer of $80,000 from the general fund to the capital projects […]
The Laredo R-7 Board of Education has amended the current budget for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2016, and adopted a new budget for the year beginning July 1. Information provided by the Laredo school shows amendments were approved to the 2015-16 budget leaving a tentative fund balance estimated at around $695,000 dollars. The […]
The Pleasant View R-6 Board of Education has approved a budget for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2016, in which anticipated spending is estimated to surpass revenue by nearly 38-hundred dollars. Anticipated spending was budgeted at about one million four hundred sixty-two thousand dollars. The budget for the current fiscal year ending this Thursday […]
Personnel, school lunch prices, and bids were among topics last night for the Laredo R-7 Board of Education. Contracts were accepted from Alicia Rojas for speech language pathology at ten hours per week; and from Melissa Perry for occupational therapy for approximately two to four hours per week. The board agreed to offer a contract […]