Vantage Board of Education approves negotiated contract

VAN
WERT — The Vantage Job Centre Board of Education and learning fulfilled Thursday night time
on Aug. 5, 2021. They reviewed and accredited the negotiated accredited
and uncertified staff contracts for the new college 12 months. The Board
also recognized the winners of the OSBA Organization Honor Roll. The COVID
treatments at the beginning of the school yr may perhaps be optional masks,
but given that the Delta variant is triggering increasing hospitalizations,
Superintendent Rick Turner claims he will be monitoring the problem in
coordination with the Van Wert County Health District. School begins on
Aug. 25 with orientation on Aug. 16 and 17.

Honorees and
recipients of the OSBA Business enterprise Honor Roll are Kelly Sutton, Van Wert
Relatives Physicians, and Andrew Drerup, Kenn-Feld Team. These corporations
ended up recognized as an integral component of the neighborhood, performing in support
of the nearby educational institutions, and collaborating with the universities to a present
well-qualified and educated workforce. Kelly Sutton was unable to attend
the conference.

The Treasurer documented that expenses and revenues
are keeping regular. Salaries for lecturers signify about 76% of the
finances. Treasurer Peters noted that everything underneath 80% of the finances is
satisfactory. Vantage Vocation Center acquired CARES Act monies to enable
build the adult education and learning plan by serving to pupils wipe out current
pupil debt so college students can sign up once again at Vantage to even further their
experiments. The remaining monies, about $90,000 will be made use of to continue on
the streaming job so that college students can profit from classroom
instruction when in a further place, or if they have to go to virtual
studying once again.

The Superintendent’s things integrated the approval
of work and wages for adult schooling instructors in the locations of
Health Occupations at the conclude of the previous faculty year, the employing of an
English instructor and just one maintenance personnel. Supplemental contracts
for the lead teacher and carpentry have been accepted, as effectively as adult
education and learning instructors for Wellness Occupations, Community Basic safety (Law enforcement,
Fireplace Preventing, and EMS).

Other things of organization included the
approval of licensed evaluators for the Ohio Trainer Evaluation System
(OTES) productive from July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2023. Approval was provided
for the Neola coverage 2413 for Vocation Advising demanded by the Ohio
Department of Instruction. A checklist of substitute personnel was approved for
Vantage Job Centre and for the Western Buckeye ESC. The bus motorists
listing for the 2021-2022 university 12 months was authorised pending recertification
prerequisites. The Grownup Education Catalog and College student handbook for the
2021-2022 college yr were permitted. The Board also accredited the
resolution to settle for the Group Reinvestment Location agreement in lieu
of taxes for 102 West Forrest Avenue, Continental, Ohio. A 100%
abatement is permitted for enhancement for 5 yrs. The obtain deal
for the sale of the residence at 148 Keplar Street was also accepted.

Things
outdoors the Consent Agenda that ended up accepted are approving the OTES
certified evaluators list, approve a new van driver pending
rectification needs, and approve the negotiated contract amongst
the Vantage Teachers Business and the Board of Instruction, productive
July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2024. The conditions of the deal are a three
percent increase the initially calendar year, a two and a fifty percent percent increase the next
calendar year, and a 2 p.c increase the 3rd yr.

Accepted wage
schedules include things like cafeteria, routine maintenance, custodial, trainer aide,
secretarial, computer system technician, and EMIS personnel. Also accredited was
the reduction in days of the significant college secretary contract from 209
days to 203 days, and the non-licensed team fringe profit wage
deal. Salaries of the Engineering Coordinator, Cafeteria Manager, High
Faculty Director, and Upkeep Supervisor have been authorised.

The future conference of the Board of Schooling is Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021, at 7 p.m.