Wednesday, September 19th, 2007
By William Kincaid
Employees involved with after-school program to receive supplemental pay
  COLDWATER - Elementary Principal Molly Hay will receive an additional $3,500 this school year for her role as director of Cav Club, Coldwater's after-school math and reading intervention program.
During a special school board meeting Tuesday morning, board members approved Hay's supplemental pay, as well as the pay rates for other school employees involved with the Cav Club.
Treasurer Sherry Shaffer said elementary guidance counselor Sue Bills and first-grade teacher Nikki Mescher will both earn $22 an hour as coordinators of the program. Also those teachers assisting with Cav Club will earn $20 an hour, while aides will earn $9.50 an hour and student workers will earn $6.85 an hour.
All supplemental pay will come from the school's recently obtained $200,000 Twenty First Century Community Learning Center grant. The five-year grant will provide the school $200,000 the first three years, $150,000 the fourth year and $100,000 the fifth year, according to Hay.
The Cav Club primarily provides math and reading intervention to any students in kindergarten through eighth grade.
The program, which begins on Sept. 30, is a first-come, first-serve basis, and includes a $1 a day fee for supplemental materials that are not covered by the grant.
Additional online stories for this date
Print edition only stories for this date
• Mercer County doctor returns to her roots to open practice
• Intervening to raise state test scores
• New Bremen gets Edward Jones office
• Martial arts business opens near St. Marys
• Celina beaten at home by Lehman
a_d
Sunday Night
61°
Partly Cloudy
2%
Monday
84°
Partly Sunny
6%
Monday Night
68°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
20%
Tuesday
78°
Rain Showers
75%
Tuesday Night
61°
Thunderstorms Likely
71%
Wednesday
73°
Chance Thunderstorms
50%
Wednesday Night
63°
Thunderstorms Likely
62%
Thursday
77°
Chance Thunderstorms
43%
Thursday Night
65°
Chance Thunderstorms
35%
Friday
81°
Chance Thunderstorms
33%
Friday Night
66°
Chance Thunderstorms
30%
3 Day
Extended
a_da_d
camera_logo Photo Albums
video_logoOnline Video
Thursday, June 18
index pict
Persistent rain caused flooding