Mehlville School District
The Mehlville School District has the second lowest tax rate among St. Louis County schools.
Interim Superintendent Norm Ridder says teachers have left for higher paying jobs in the Lindbergh and Rockwood school districts.
The Mehlville School District voted Thursday night unanimously 6-0 to make budget cuts.
Classes start in the Mehlville School District on Aug. 14, and the school board president hopes this is the last year students will spend only 174 days in class.
Badly-needed clothing, food, fresh water and other supplies are on their way from the St. Louis area to Bosnia.
The additions to the Mehlville School District will cost about $30 million dollars, but board members are unsure of how they’ll pay for all of it.
The second part of the multi-million dollar improvement plan for the district will be announced tonight at the Board of Education meeting.
A Mehlville school board committee will hold a closed-door meeting tonight, and performance pay is expected to again be discussed.
Due to a major fiber outage in the South County area, the Mehlville School District does not have telephone service or internet service to most of their schools.
Mehlville School Board members are considering a proposal that would give raises to teachers when the district meets certain goals.