Our kids need great educators

 
 
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Salary increases

$11 million
Three percent (estimated) for administrative and non-certified staff; average seven percent for certified staff

 

Enhancement teachers

$785k
County supplement pay required as state adds 90 program enhancement teachers (art, physical education, health education,   world languages) in first phase of HB 90 implementation

 

County supplement pay increase

$6.9M
Seven percent increase is first rate increase since 2012; needed to keep CMS competitive in hiring teachers and certified staff

 

Staffing for new schools

$317k
County portion of staffing costs for one new elementary   school, one new K-8 school and one new middle school   scheduled to open in August 2018 

 

English Learner teachers

$1.5 million
20 English Learner teachers

 

Cultural proficiency

$500k
Training for 800 educators to strengthen understanding of diverse cultures so that every student reaches full potential