School board discusses staffing woes
December 15, 2021
At the Sweet Home School District’s Dec. 13 board meeting, certified employees union leader Steve Thorpe predicted that teachers in the district would be appreciative of the upcoming two-week holiday break, as they have been working to navigate successfully through a challenging semester during the COVID-19 pandemic.
“We are running into staffing issues. We are short-staffed,” said Thorpe. “I think it’s commonplace in our state, but my concern is here at Sweet Home.”
“I think that we are going to need some help. I don’t know where that’s going to come from or what it is go...