In preparation for the upcoming school year textbook costs were voted on and unanimously passed for the 2008-2009 school year by the Clay County School Board Thursday night. Parents will notice that the Jackson Township elementary costs are higher because of the Shurley Reading Method.
The price of books for county secondary level students will vary according to the classes the students are enrolled in and, of course, parking permits.
The board approved the price changes to the breakfast and lunch costs. According to the information provided by the board, student breakfast increased 10 cents and lunch increased by 15 cents per meal. Adult breakfast and lunch costs increased by 50 cents per meal.
|The board trustees also approved a mileage rate raise for all employees from 40 cents to 44 cents per mile, unless it is otherwise stated in any contract agreements.|
In other news, Susan Treash has been transferred to the position of Northview High School Guidance Director, where was formerly a guidance counselor.
Costs go up for school breakfast and lunch.
Extra cartons of milk are 30 cents each.