Horatio Board of Education met in regular session on Monday, Dec. 13, in the administration building. All board members were in attendance.
The board voted to give a one-time mid-year bonus of $500 to all contracted employees. They hired Gary Wagner for maintenance position that was advertised.
Board approved the 2022-23 school calendar with first day of classes beginning on Aug. 22, 2021, and last day June 2, 2023. They also approved regular reports and minutes from last month’s meetings.
Superintendent reported on greenhouse project, with concrete, electric and plumbing on schedule to start soon and building to be going up around the first of February with weather cooperating.
Principals reported on AR Tutoring Corp., ACT bootcamp, SOI study tours, gifts in-kind for community from Save the Children, Senior/Parent/Grandparent Luncheon, and Horatio High School awards for On the Move and Beating the Odds.