Staff Cuts, Resignations & School Calendar Changes Announced At Special USD 364 Board Meeting

Marysville USD 364 held a special board meeting on Wednesday, February 18th to discuss amendments to the 2014-2015 school calendar. There will be no school for students on March 13th, April 6th, April 20th, May 8th, and May 22nd. The last day of school for students will be May 21st with dismissal at 12:10 p.m. These days will be In-Service/Workdays for teachers and salaried employees, and unpaid furlough days for classified hourly employees. Tentatively, March 13th and April 6th will be considered snow days which teachers would not work.

The board accepted the resignations of Randy Freeman, Director of Special Education at the end of the school year, and Tara Schneider, secondary teacher aide/paraprofessional, effective February 27th.

A reduction in force for classified staff was announced, including the following:

  • Megan Blacketer
  • Abby Broxterman
  • Luann Kongs
  • Jennifer Horn
  • Merlene Miller
  • Elaine Pfeifer
  • Patricia Seematter

All motions at this special board meeting were approved on a 7-0 vote.