Y-C approves new contracts
The adjustments put Superintendent Charan Cline at $110,464, high school principal Jim Orth at $97,948, high school vice-principal Jeff Davis at $83,315, elementary school principal John Horne at $95,843 and intermediate school principal Gretchen Brunner at $87,281.
Dean of students (grades 5-8) Rick Dunn will be at $65,129, accounting clerk Maryalice Pfeiffer at $59,926, facilities manager Bobby Dixon at $55,210, food services director Jane Gullett at $36,572, administrative assistant/board secretary/special programs secretary Michelle Rettke at $38,592 and data administrator Barbara Wise at 23,645.
In other action, the board:
* Approved the hiring of Melissa Badenhop, high school art teacher; Amanda Skourtis, intermediate school special education teacher; Paul Weigel, custodian; and Tara Whittington, district behavior specialist and high school counselor.
* Finalized the following sub-committee assigments: Facilities and transportation, Tim Pfeiffer and Rick Yeo; negotiations, Yeo and Ron Gelbrich; board policy, Jami Egland and Carol West; curriculum, Egland and West; activities, Gelbrich and Pfeiffer; and finance, Egland and Gelbrich.
* Approved increasing the seventh-eighth-grade fees from $30 to $40. The increase will cover physical education clothing that meets dress code standards.
* Re-elected West and Yeo as chair and vice-chair, respectively.
The board will meet next at 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 12. A work session will be held at either 6:30 or 6:45, depending on the agenda.