DECATUR – Teachers who have had extra-duty assignments, such as coaching sports, advising extra-curricular activities or working as department heads, will have to re-apply for those positions for next year in Decatur schools.
At its meeting on Tuesday, the Decatur school board approved the elimination of those assignments, known as Schedule B, which come with extra pay, as part of the consolidation of several school buildings. In August, the following changes will take place:
Thomas Jefferson and Stephen Decatur middle schools will combine and occupy the Stephen Decatur building; Harris School will become the alternative education center; current Harris students will move to Hope Academy.
In the coming two years, there will be more changes: