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DuBois Area School Board extends superintendent contract, votes on bocce ball coaching


DUBOIS – Bocce ball coaching, and an extended superintendent contract were the primary items of business Thursday at the DuBois Area School Board meeting.

The coaching position for the new bocce ball program in the district was changed from a paid position to a volunteer position.

Brad Sweet, a teacher and spokesman for the DuBois Area Education Association, said the board is not communicating properly …

Wendy Benton will be kept on as the DuBois Schools’ Superintendent for another five years.

The board voted five to four in favor of extending Benton’s contract from 2024 to 2029.