Lancaster County BOS Wants Bigger Raises For Teachers

The Lancaster County Board of Supervisors asked the school board to provide figures for larger pay raises than requested. According to the Rappahannock Record Superintendent Dan Russell’s initial request was a 7% raise for teachers and a 5% raise for other staff. Supervisors wanted costs for 3 additional options: a 10% raise for teachers plus raises for the rest of division staff at 5%, 7% and 10%. The figures were presented at a meeting on Monday.