Lathan

Education
12:12 am
Tue July 22, 2014

District 150 OKs Lathan pay hike, lowers public comment time period

The Peoria Public School Board approved a two-percent salary bump for Superintendent Grenita Lathan. Peoria Public Radio’s Alex Rusciano reports the Board voted five to one for the pay increase:

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Education
11:53 pm
Mon March 10, 2014

District 150 approves labor deal, buying properties

The District 150 School Board approved an agreement with the West Central Building & Construction Trades Council. 

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Education
1:01 am
Tue February 11, 2014

Lathan responds to District 150 critics amid testing investigation

District 150 Superintendent Grenita Lathan is responding to critics of her administration and what they say is a ‘culture of fear’.  Peoria Public Radio's Alex Rusciano reports the comments follow the fourth straight meeting where parents are voicing concern:
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Education
2:40 pm
Wed May 8, 2013

Teacher evaluations, test changes in State of Schools address

Peoria School District 150 Superintendent Grenita Lathan delivered her third State of the Schools address.  About 300 people attended the breakfast meeting at Four Points Sheraton.  Lathan says the district is having to operate on a slim budget as it grapples with annual deficits and less state funding.  She says the recent two-year contract extension with the Peoria Federation of Teachers helps the district financially:

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