Faculty breakfast to extend for 2 excessive faculties subsequent college 12 months
Revealed 11:00 am Saturday, June 18, 2022
At its assembly Thursday, The Troup County Board authorized a value enhance of .25 cents enhance in breakfast meals for LaGrange Excessive Faculty and Troup Excessive Faculty college students to enter impact within the upcoming college 12 months.
The prices of the breakfast meals elevated from $1.25 to $1.50 for secondary college pupil breakfast.
Solely LHS and THS are the one two affected faculties as all different secondary faculties take part within the Group Eligibility Provision (CEP) choice. This feature is a non-pricing meal service choice for faculties and college districts in low-income areas, making meals free for the affected districts.
The minor value enhance is because of rising prices, the value enhance is important to cowl value will increase in meals, paper items and labor, Superintendent Dr. Brian Shumate mentioned.
Primarily based on the variety of paid breakfasts served throughout the 2019-2020 college 12 months the rise will generate a further $5,767.40 in income, in response to college board paperwork.
In different enterprise on the assembly:
The board authorized a $44,414 change order to Sheridan Building for asbestos abatement at Hollis Hand Elementary Faculty. In accordance with college board paperwork, the hallways in the principle constructing had asbestos glue below the vinyl composition tile (VCT) and should be abated.
The board adopted the FY2023 price range as tentatively authorized on Might 19.