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School board gets quotes for building work
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USD 428 - photo by Courtsey image

Great Bend USD 428 has received a quote to reconfigure space at Eisenhower Elementary School to better accommodate special education instruction, and another quote for concrete and drainage work between buildings at Jefferson Elementary School. Approval of these and other items will be considered when the school board meets at 5 p.m. Monday, June 8, at the District Education Center, 201 South Patton Road.

Other agenda items include a bid to replace sections of flooring at Great Bend Middle School; fees and meal prices for 2020-2021; mileage reimbursement for parents of students living 2.5 or more miles from their designated school and outside of the city limits; and an executive session to discuss the negotiated agreement with teachers.