The Marysville USD 364 School Board held a special meeting Tuesday, May 6th, and approved an administrative contract with Darren Schroeder as secondary Principal/Activities Director. Schroeder is from Peabody, graduated from Emporia State in 1995, and taught social studies and physical education previously at Jewell, Mission Valley, and Peabody/Burns.
The board also approved a certified contract for Scott Brown as junior high science teacher, and head boys basketball coach. Brown is from Fowler, graduated Kansas Wesleyan in 2006, taught physical education and was assistant coach at Rolla for a year, and has taught at Fowler since 2007, serving as head basketball coach the past six seasons, with a record of 104-36. His teams qualified for state four times the past six years, and were runner-up in the state tournament in 2013.
A certified contract with Megan Roberts as Elementary Special Education Teacher was approved. She is a recent graduate of Peru State, and has worked at the Beatrice State Developmental Center.
Finally, Kathy Huerter was hired as school nurse. She has served as substitute school nurse since 2002, and has worked at Community Memorial Healthcare in Marysville since 2000.
Resignations were accepted from Trent Giffen, Elementary Special Education Teacher, Micheal Lee, Jr. High Science Teacher, Elizabeth Wagoner, Secondary Science Teacher, Bev Crome, Paraprofessional, and retirement of Russ Dittmar as bus driver, and Wendy Shortle, Secondary Paraprofessional.