Notice JSD 2017 School Warrant - Teachers' Contract


JOHN STARK SCHOOL DISTRICT
THE STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE
2017 SCHOOL WARRANT

To the inhabitants of the School District in the towns of Henniker and Weare qualified to vote in District affairs:
You are hereby notified to meet at the John Stark Regional High School Cafeteria on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. to act on the following subject. Ballot voting will be on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at The Henniker Community School, Henniker, with the polls open at 7:00 a.m. and closing at 7:00 p.m. and the Weare Middle School, Weare, with the polls open at 7:00 a.m. and closing at 7:00 p.m.

Article 01: Shall the John Stark School District vote to approve the cost items included in the collective bargaining agreement reached between the John Stark School Board and the John Stark Teachers’ Association which calls for the following increases in salaries and benefits at the current staffing levels over those paid in the prior fiscal year:

Year Estimated Increase
2017-2018 $104,149 (One Hundred Four Thousand One Hundred Forty-Nine Dollars)
2018-2019 $126,319 (One Hundred Twenty-Six Thousand Three Hundred Nineteen Dollars)
2019-2020 $ 98,780 (Ninety-Eight Thousand Seven Hundred Eighty Dollars)

and further raise and appropriate the sum of $104,149 (One Hundred Four Thousand One Hundred Forty-Nine Dollars) for the school year 2017-2018, such sum representing the additional costs attributable to the increase in salaries and benefits over those of the appropriation at current staffing levels? (THIS WARRANT ARTICLE IS SUPPORTED BY THE SCHOOL BOARD.) (Majority vote required.)