Leetonia, Liberty schools see financial changes

LEETONIA, Ohio (WKBN) – The Leetonia Board of Education has approved raises for its teachers.

WKBN news partner The Morning Journal is reporting the new three-year deal is effective Sept. 1 through August 2017 and gives teachers a 3 percent annual raise in their base salary, which is the first boost in seven years.

The Liberty School District is getting released from fiscal oversight by the state.

For three years, the district has had mandatory meetings to resolve its financial issues and pay off more than $1 million in debt.

WKBN 27 First News provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. No links will be permitted. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s