$40K starting pay for teachers in SDPC budget

LIBERTY — The School District of Pickens County’s board of trustees has approved the first reading of a proposed budget that includes starting teacher pay at $40,000 a year.

The proposed $135.5 million general fund budget passed the first of three readings based on the S.C. House Ways and Means Committee’s information, which is expected to increase the amount of funding to school districts.

“We’re early in the budget process and expect these numbers to change after this first reading,” district chief financial officer Clark Webb

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