HUBBARD -- Hiring a new treasurer and requiring criminal background checks for new employees were among the items school board members approved during their reorganization meeting.
Action the board took at the meeting Monday included:
URequiring background checks for all teachers, bus drivers, coaches and other new employees hired by the district, as well as volunteers and those rehired for any position.
UGiving Treasurer Blaise Karlovic a two-year contract, effective Jan. 1, with a salary of $56,000 for this year. Karlovic's 2005 salary reflects a $1,000 raise since being given a temporary contract when he started last September.
UNaming board members Ray Wells and Tim Herberger as board president and vice president, respectively, for one year.
UDeciding that regular meetings will begin at 7 p.m. on the fourth Monday of each month, with a 5:45 p.m. starting timefor the board's executive session.