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School Board to vote on hiring assistant attorney

Board to vote on hiring assistant attorney Tuesday

The Pinellas County School District is ready to add a new face to its legal office.

The School Board is expected to vote Tuesday to hire Heather Wallace as assistant board attorney. Wallace is in the same role at Lee County Schools and has seven years of experience in Florida school law. She will earn $95,000 a year in Pinellas.

David Koperski created the opening in August when he was promoted to School Board attorney. Koperski earned about $106,000 as an associate counsel, but had worked for the school district for seven years. He makes about $152,000 as board attorney.

If approved, the contract with Wallace will expire in June 2014.


Elementary schools have a choice of one entree or cold sandwich and two fruits or vegetables, or salad plate meal and one fruit or vegetable. Meatless entree, chef salad and cold sandwich selection available daily. Both include choice of milk: low-fat, skim or skim chocolate, and bread or crackers and dessert when available.

Monday: Breaded chicken, cheese quesadilla with Santa Fe rice, chef salad, seasoned black beans, romaine or tossed salad.

Tuesday: Student Involvement Day

Wednesday: Chili, cheese and chips, teriyaki chicken with rice, yogurt parfait, steamed fresh green beans, romaine salad.

Thursday: Breaded or spicy chicken sandwich, sloppy joe bowl, farmers salad, broccoli, veggie dippers.

Friday: Pizza, fish hoagie, chicken Caesar salad, sweet potato bites, romaine or mixed salad.

School Board to vote on hiring assistant attorney 03/09/13 [Last modified: Friday, March 8, 2013 3:43pm]
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