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King William superintendent proposes 5 percent staff raises, new positions in 2019-2020 budget

King William superintendent proposes 5 percent staff raises, new positions in 2019-2020 budget

All King William County Public Schools staff and teachers may see a 5 percent salary increase in the next fiscal year.

Division Superintendent David White presented his proposed fiscal year 2019-2020 budget at a joint School Board and Board of Supervisors meeting Thursday night.

The proposed budget addresses new education requirements by the state, an estimated 12 percent increase in health insurance for employees and the governor’s proposed 5 percent salary increase for teachers over two years.

The budget comes out to a proposed total of $25,445,740. The School Board approved White’s proposed budget at their Feb. 19 meeting.

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