School custodians don't like cleaning gummed-up desks

It's a riddle Aiken County school custodians don't find amusing. "What's sticky, colorful and hides under a desk?" Gum. Mildred Cullum, a custodian at South Aiken High School, said cleaning gum from the bottom of desks isn't the...

South Aiken High School
Raise custodians' pay

...Roundtree and seek a pay increase for their school custodians.The importance of custodians to the success of the education system cannot...and perform other ancillary duties.Without custodians, schools would degenerate into filth and squalor...

New Aiken County superintendent discusses urgency, leadership

...respect that and honor that. You have to earn it. ... I'm responsible for making sure our cafeteria workers and our custodians and our bus drivers feel like they are a valuable member and part of this family because it's one family. But then you've...

Higher minimum-wage proposals gain ground on both coasts

...and full-time contract employees who work in dining halls, dorms and bookstores or labor as gardeners, housekeepers and custodians. Many start at the state minimum wage of $9 an hour.Napolitano said she will boost that to $13 in October for employees...

Thomas Bailey

...Office as a supervisor in the McDuffie County jail. He couldn't stay retired but went to work as a substitute teacher and custodian in the Columbia County School System. Additional survivors include his daughter, Jennifer Bailey Long (Matt), Los Angeles...

Richmond County school system brings back many workers laid off this year

...and less to do.In the months since 56 paraprofessionals, custodians and secretaries received pink slips, however, more than...who returned to work during the past few months, 12 were custodians and 20 were a combination of paraprofessionals and clerical...

Proposed Richmond County school budget calls for cutting 135 jobs

...County school system could resort to eliminating teachers, custodians and other employees to help make up a $23 million shortfall...calls for cutting 75 teachers, 22 paraprofessionals, 30 custodians, an assistant principal, two guidance counselors and four...

Schools get bonuses from state

Teachers, custodians and even lunchroom personnel at some schools are getting bonuses in...teachers will receive $1,300 each, but even paraprofessionals, custodians and lunchroom workers will get a slice of the pie. "It is pay for...

Custodian roster falls despite adding school

There are fewer custodians cleaning Richmond County schools these...this school year without needing new custodians.The department has a custodial staff...employees and is working to have one custodian per 20,000 square feet of school...

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Savannah schools may privatize some services

...exploring the idea of privatizing services from nurses to custodians in an effort to cut costs.The Savannah Morning News reports...handle the services of school cafeteria staff, school nurses, custodians, campus police, advertising and payroll.McClain said that...