Board OKs contract for district staff
November 21, 2018
The Sweet Home School Board last week ratified a contract and 3.1-percent raises for classified employees following an unconventional bargaining session.
The new contract will start July 1 and will last for three years, through 2021-22.
The board ratified the contract during its regular meeting on Nov. 12. Present and voting to ratify were board members Jim Gourley, Jason Van Eck, Chanz Keeney, Mike Reynolds, Jason Redick and Debra Brown. Angela Clegg and Jenny Daniels were absent.
"This was probably the best contract negotiations the classified have had in years," said Velma Canfield, pr...