By: James Pruitt
THE VILLAGE REPORTER
Highlights from the April 18 Bryan City School Board of Education meeting:
Bryan City School District will receive a Career Clarity Grant from Four County Career Center.
The grant, for $3,604.19, will be used to:
•Establish a Career Exploration Course for the seventh grade.
•Offset expenses for the CEO Wednesday event at the high school.
•Establish a Career Passports class.
The school board authorized the purchase two 78-passenger buses at $80,339 apiece.
Gave permission to establish fund #200 967S – Class of 2022
Accepted donations of $2,750 to each building from Academic Booster Club for assemblies and $250 to Cy Dally Scholarship fund from Dean and Mary Grove Roll Call
Superintendent Savage brought the board up to date on the status of construction at the new 6-12 building.
The following workbook and supply fees for 2016-2017 were approved:
Preschool – $75 per month
Grades K-8 – $50
Grade 9-12 – $110
The board approved the new school calendar for 2016-17.
School will start Sept. 13 and the last day will be June 6. Winter break will be Dec. 22 through Jan. 1.
Spring break is set for April 13-17.
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