The USD-379 school board has hired a few paradeducators last night and at another meeting.

Sarah Eckart was hired at paraprofessional for McCormick Elementary effective Jan. 6, Mandy Hessling as a full-time paraeducator for Lincoln Elementary effective Dec. 10, Amy Westgate as a paraeducator at Linn effective Jan. 3 and Janni Halstead at a half-time occupational therapy assistant for the TLEC effective Jan. 11.

The board accepted resignations of Laren King as a paraeducator at McCormick Elementary, Jenni Halstead as an full-time occupational therapy assistant; and Mike Janes as a bus driver.

At the special meeting on Nov. 20, the board accepted resignations of Brandy McCubbin as paraeducator at Linn, Ashley Woodworth as board clerk, secretary and food service clerk and hired Robyn Trusty as a paraeducator at Wakefield School and Autumn Graber as a substitute for an aide or paraeducator.