CROSBY ISD-School Board increases teachers salaries

CROSBY, (April 4, 2013) – The local school board is trying to keep pace with the an economy in transition as it voted unanimously to pass recommendations by the administration on March 25.

A 3% increase on midpoint salary for all employees has been approved for the 2013-2014 fiscal year. The measure passed 7 to 0.

The board voted to make external equity adjustment to current teacher salaries for next year.

The 2013-2014 Staff Plan passed to take on 37.5 new positions, including 24.5 professional positions and 13 paraprofessional positions.

The board approved stipend adjustments for next year.

Food service workers will get increased work days.

The board voted to change policy to delegate the Superintendent the final authority to employ contractual employees for teaching positions.

The new employees recommended by the Superintendent were employed.

The Crosby ISD 2013-2014 Teacher Contract recommendations were passed.

The depository contract with Community Bank of Texas was extended for a two year term beginning September of this year.