Contracts settled for Sturgis schools
August 2, 2012 by WLKM
The Sturgis Public Schools Board of Education recently settled contracts with three work groups.
Superintendent Tom Langdon said unions representing food-service workers, teachers, and employees in the custodian, maintenance and transportation field all agreed to a contract through the 2012-13 school year.
Teachers will not be awarded a pay increase, though salary-step increases will remain in place.
Employees in the custodial pool agreed to a reduction in sick days, from 10 to five while also agreeing to no payout for sick days upon retirement.
Food-service workers also agreed to no pay raise, but its members will also be given salary-step increases will stay intact.
All three groups agreed to further concessions.