South Central School Board Discusses Deficit
The board has also restored junior high softball following a successful fund raising effort. Bachelor says that only leaves junior high track in the spring as the only sport where outside funding has not yet been provided to continue the program following board cuts.
The South Central School Board has hired Blake Korte of Pocahontas as its new junior and senior high band director. In other personnel news, Wendy Reid was recalled to the support staff, approved Denton Brasel as a volunteer middle school basketball coach and a leave of absence for elementary teacher Bre Milano.
The board approved the purchase of catastrophic accident insurance for all student athletes at the junior and senior high at a cost of $535 a year. The insurance is required under a new state law just signed by the Governor.
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