New member joins Paw Paw School Board; fees increased

Jared Penman is sworn in as a new Paw Paw School Board member.

PAW PAW – The Paw Paw Community Unit School District 271 Board met on April 18.

Jared Penman was sworn in as a new Board member.

Representatives from RK Dixon, a Xerox business solutions company, held a Zoom conference with the Board, explaining their procedures and costs for digitalizing the District’s records.

Parents and interested parties are urged to use the school website, to keep informed of current school news and messages.

The Community Forum open discussion has been set for Sept. 13, 2023, at 7 p.m.

Changes in fees for the 2023-2024 school year: lunch costs will be raised 10 cents, to $2.35 for grades K-5, and $2.60 for 6-8.

School registration fees will be raised to $65 for Kindergarten, and $85 for grades 1-8.

The inaugural Paw Paw Poker Run was granted permission to use the school as a pick-up station on July 15.

The May School Board meeting is moved to Monday, May 8 at 6 p.m.