The St. James Board of Education approved changes to the salary schedule and changes to the Extra T.I.M.E. stipend program, which provides teachers with the opportunity to earn more money while tutoring or mentoring students in the district. Changes in the program provided additional money in the budget to add money into the salary schedule for longer tenured teachers.
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The John F. Hodge High School Class of 2018 celebrated the final days of their high school careers together during graduation ceremonies on Sunday. Meeting in the middle school gym, the senior class received their diplomas in front of a capacity crowd of family and friends as they celebrated the end of their high school journey together.
The Tiger Shark Waterpark will open for the summer this Saturday, May 26. The pool is filled, the concession stand is stocked, and park staff is ready for another fun year of swimming.
Seniors celebrated their final day of school on Friday by spending an afternoon in the park while enjoying barbecue hamburgers and refreshments.
Seniors held a senior walk through the halls of Lucy Wortham James Elementary School on Monday morning. Students moved throughout the building being greeted by elementary students and staff in celebration of their last week before graduation.