Jan 202014

By Linda Kor
The Winslow School District Governing Board met last week, and approved the hiring of Lorey Thomas as a part-time classroom aide at Jefferson Elementary School; Tremayne Nez, seventh grade boys’ basketball coach at Winslow Junior High School; Kristin Hess, seventh grade girls’ basketball coach at WJHS; Janet Hunter, district substitute teacher; and Tessa Wadsworth, special education classroom aide at Winslow High School. The board also approved the transfer of Lavone Brady from special education classroom aide to classroom aide at WHS.
In other action Jan. 8, the board:
* Approved the donation of $52 to Jefferson School and $62 to Washington Elementary School from Arizona Restaurant Systems, Inc. for Sonic Night.
* Approved out-of-state travel for six employees and 21 students to Anaheim, Calif., May 23-25 for the WHS Honor Society end-of-the-year trip, to be paid with club funds.
* Approved Silver Strong & Associates as a sole source provider of training for administrators and school leaders.
* Approved expense and payroll vouchers totaling $727,343.24.