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The JPSB adopted a revised salary schedule March 5 for teachers, principals, and assistant principals. The new schedule meets the requirements of a law passed last year by the Legislature that requires school disricts to factor employees’ experience and “effectiveness” into their pay.
Endorsements for November 6, 2012, Local and State Elections
Judge 4th Circuit Court of Appeals, Div B PAUL BONIN
Judge 4th Circuit Court of Appeals, Div H CHARLES R. JONES
Judge Criminal District Court, Sect B TRACY FLEMINGS-DAVILLIER
Sept. 27, 2012 -- The Jefferson Parish School Board voted at a special meeting yesterday to “roll forward” millage rates on three taxes, allowing the district to collect a little more than $1 million more in property taxes due to increased property tax assessments.
The vote was 6-3.
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Board approves individual contracts for teachers; sends mixed signals on intent for collective bargaining contract; cuts dozens of positions. Click here to download newsletter. Click headline to read text.
Click headline to read JFT's coverage of the July 2, 2012, JPSB meeting, or copy and paste link: http://la.aft.org/jft?action=downloadasset&assetid=b1e9b16f-baf9-4459-89d7-2fd6e1ff06d6