“At this point we don’t anticipate in our school system a need to use that,” said Tim Hensley, assistant to the superintendent.
On a related note, the board will also OK a proposal for three state-mandated furlough days for the spring semester. One furlough day for all employees has already been marked off thanks to the snow day on Jan. 8.
The proposal calls for principals to coordinate with their teachers on their other two days. The options include March 12 and June 1-3. The year-round, central office staff will take their other two furlough days April 20-21. Furlough days have saved the school system $975,000.
During the meeting the Floyd BOE will also:
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