Teachers at Independent School District 316 are starting the school year off with new pencils, new books, and a new contract.
Last night, the school board approved the contract with Education Minnesota- Greenway Local 1330 for the two year period covering 2015-2017. In the first year of the contract (2015-2016) there will be a 2% raise on the salary schedule. In the second year of the contract (2016-2017) there will be a 3% raise on the salary schedule.
The contract covers teacher pay, work schedules, number of school days, insurance, longevity pay, insurance, and retiree policies.