Shearer resigns as head boys track coach
Sunnyside High School will be looking for a new head boys
track coach for next spring.
The Sunnyside School Board formally accepted the resignation
of Grizzly boys track coach Wallace Shearer Thursday night.
Another notable resignation is that of Chief Kamiakin
Elementary School media specialist Yvette Riggs.
The board also accepted the resignation of Debbie Hatley as
the Future Business Leaders of America advisor at the high school. Corey Murphy
also resigned his role as freshman class advisor at the high school.
Colleen Martinez handed in her resignation as the assistant
fastpitch coach at Sunnyside High School.
Pioneer Elementary School secretary Bonnie Dalke also had
her resignation accepted.
The district will also be looking for a new speech language
pathologist, as Anna Trainor has resigned.
Directors meet two new assistant principals
The Sunnyside School Board formally approved the hiring and
had a chance to meet two new assistant principals in the district.
Charlie Diaz comes to Sunnyside from the Grandview School
District. He will serve as an assistant principal at Sunnyside High School.
Doug Kaplicky was hired as the new Harrison Middle School
assistant principal. Kaplicky will be working with Harrison Middle School
Principal Janie Hernandez and Assistant Principal Doug Rogers next year.
Kaplicky will become the only assistant principal at Harrison Middle School the
following school year after Rogers takes over the newly built Sierra Vista
Kaplicky comes to Sunnyside from the Highland School
Board approves dairy bid for 2005-06
The Sunnyside School Board approved awarding the dairy bid
to Inland Northwest Dairies. The company will provide the district with such
dairy items as sour cream, buttermilk, 2 percent milk and white, strawberry and
Inland Northwest Dairies was one of two companies to submit
bids for the dairy products. Inland provided the lowest costs for the white,
strawberry and chocolate milks, which the district uses in abundance.
Board sets public hearing for 2005-06 operating budget
The Sunnyside School Board will be holding a public meeting
Thursday, Aug. 25, to discuss the 2005-06 budget.
The meeting is the night of the regular board meeting. The
budget discussion session will begin at 6 p.m. at the Denny Blaine board room.
The board will discuss the budget and is expected to approve it at the regular
meeting following at 7 p.m.