THAYER -- The Thayer School Board met in regular session Aug. 8 in the high school library.
The 2002/03 tax rate hearing was called to order by board president Noval Willbanks. Approval was given to set the tax rate for the 2002/03 school year at $2.75.
Bids from Hiland Dairy, Sara Lee Bakery and State Line Propane were accepted for the 2002/03 school year.
The budget for the Professional Development Committee was presented by Connie McFann and approved by the school board.
The food service evaluation and transportation evaluation was approved as presented. The revised health plan was presented to the board for review and to be approved at the September meeting.
Rita Croney was employed as an elementary teacher for the 2002/03 school, year. LaTeresa Cooper and Jennifer Hobbs were hired as aides for the 2002/03 school, year.
Bob Cooper submitted his resignation as a board member and his resignation was accepted.
The next regular meeting of the Thayer R-II School Board is Sept. 12.