At tonight’s board meeting, The USD-379 school board will  consider salary increases for the classified staff in the district and for the Twin Lakes Educational Cooperate that will cost at total of $132,000.

The proposal includes adding 25 cents to base pay and 25 cents to stepped pay for classified staff and bus drivers. For staff with less than 10 years of experience, this will result in a 50-cent per hour increase; for staff with 11 to 25 years, a 75-cent per-hour increase; and for staff with more than 25 years of experience, an increase of $1 per hour.