School Board Preview: Presentation on Budget Cuts for 2013-2014
This preview takes a look at some of the item's the Parkway School Board will discuss at its 7 p.m. meeting.
The Parkway School Board will meet tonight at 7 p.m. at the district's central offices at 455 N. Woods Mill Road. Here's a preview of some the items on the board's agenda, which can be viewed here.
- The board will hear a presentation from the district's CFO Mark Stockwell on recommendations for the 2013-2014 budget. The district has already announced that it will have to make $2-4 million in cuts as part of an effort to restore its fund balance and prevent borrowing from reserves.
- There will be a review of the district's early retirment incentive policy. The policy allows early retirment for those teachers with between 25 and 31 years of credited service in the Missouri Public School Retirment System and at least 10 years with the Parkway School District. The program in its current from is set to expire in 2014.
- A special recognition of Al Desimone in appreciation of his donation of his personal library of history books dealing with World War II totaling more than 1,500 titles in all.