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Mid-Prairie Salary Negotiations

Posted: Thursday, May 3rd, 2012 at 6:25 am
Author: KCII News - Nathan Swenson


Mid-Prairie School District recently negotiated salary and benefits with its teachers.

Superintendent Mark Schneider says they use a process called interest based bargaining, where they sit down and decide what’s best for everyone. This is the eleventh year Mid-Prairie has used this technique.

The contracts were settled and the board ratified it at last week’s board meeting. The salary package called for a 3.95 percent total package increase, including salary and benefits. According to Schneider they try to be as objective as possible, taking into consideration the financial condition of the district and community.