Borger ISD board approves resignations, new hires

The Borger ISD board approved two resignations and several new hires during its regular meeting last Thursday.Resignations accepted by the board were from Kayla Barton, a teacher at Gateway Elementary, and Sarah Meier, a teacher at Borger High School.The board approved the following new hires with the following contract terms for the upcoming school year:Probationary – 11 month – 187 daysRoberto Duran, teacher, Crockett ElementarySharla Harmon, counselor, Paul Belton/Gateway/CrockettRachel Hughett, teacher, Crockett ElementaryGinger Nunez, teacher, Paul Belton ElementaryKimberly Piedra, teacher, Borger High SchoolJulie Thomas, teacher, Gateway ElementaryPhillip Waldrop, teacher, Borger High SchoolProbationary – 11 month – 202 daysSandra Spalding, counselor, Borger High SchoolMultiple Assignment Probationary – 11 months – 197 daysMike McGonagill, teacher/coach, Borger High SchoolMultiple Assignment Probationary – 11 months – 202 days (pending certification)Pedro Murga, teacher/coach, Borger High SchoolProbationary – 10 months – 187 days (pending graduation/certification)Angelica Garay, teacher, Paul Belton ElementaryCandace Henly, teacher, Gateway ElementaryBrenda Lowry, teacher, Crockett ElementaryJack Newkirk, teacher, Borger High SchoolCami Southall, teacher, Borger Middle SchoolBoard members attending the meeting were Robert Bradley, president; Todd Harris, vice-president; David Brandon, secretary; Les Sharp, Diedre Hood, and Dr. Kent Gray. Board member Bill Myers did not attend.