Battle Creek Superintendent to receive pay raise, layoff approved

12:47 pm
Tue June 25, 2013

Battle Creek Superintendent to receive pay raise, layoff approved

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School Board president says Linda Hicks did not ask for a raise
One week after approving $2.2 million in cuts and moments before reading aloud the names of four teachers laid off, the Battle Creek Board of Education on Monday approved a 3 percent raise and three-year contract extension for Superintendent Linda Hicks. Hicks was hired in 2010.