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USD 407 Budget Approved

USD 407 BOE 10-8-18The USD 407 Board of Education met Monday evening in downtown Russell and approved the 2019-2020 school year budget with a small mill levy decrease.

Superintendent Shelly Swayne said the budget was adopted with a 0.8 mill decrease.

Also Monday, the Board finalized teacher negotiations.

The Board approved a four percent raise.

Also Monday, a pricing agreement contract was approved with Lou's Sporting Goods for apparel discounts, and a contract was approved with Hudl for continued video and stat taking services.

The upcoming November bond election for HVAC and electrical improvements was also discussed, as well as a new discipline matrix in the works for Russell High School and Ruppenthal Middle School students.

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