By Ken Ross, Managing Editor
The River Valley School Board approved the master contract for certified employees which provides a 4.3 percent increase in the total package.
Meeting Monday in Correctionville, the board made the decision on the master contract and also decided on administrative salaries. These administrative salaries for the next fiscal year are: transportation director (also full time bus driver) - $28,200; board and superintendent secretary - $23,000; elementary principal -$58,000; high school principal - $56,900 and superintendent- $76,500.
The board approved a contract for Michael Persinger as middle school science teacher and middle school coach for volleyball and girls' basketball.
The board reappointed Bonnie Forbes and Jerry Hyler as technology coordinators.
The board voted to not pay ISEBA for a charge for insurance that is being disputed in the RV district and other districts in the state.
The board approved a retirement party on May 25 from 3 to 5 p.m. at the high school for classified staff members Sandy Leonard, Mary Ellen Fox, Sharon Hempel and Patty Stoneking.
The board approved purchase of rock for a drainage ditch by the baseball field.