West Delaware School Board Meeting Recap

The West Delaware School Board met Monday night. Superintendent Dr. Kristen Rickey says there have been a lot of bills in the Iowa legislative session this year that have an impact on local schools.

Rickey says the school board has also set a date for a public hearing on remodeling plans for West Delaware High School’s chemistry lab.

The West Delaware School Board also approved the termination of First Grade Teacher Marissa Lahr. Several resignations were also approved, including Leann Van Dyke as part-time Title One Reading Teacher, Gianna Manternach and Alyssa Kafer as Special Education Teacher Associates, Jenny Huehnergarth as Head 8th Grade Girls Basketball Coach and Kevin Harbaugh as Middle School Cross Country Coach. And a few new hires were approved too – Tina Maloney and Mary Offerman as Summer Food Program Employees and Jamie Smith as Middle School Lead Summer School Teacher.