Superintendent Pay Transparency Act
Neb.Rev.St. § 79-2402 Compliance
The following information is posted to ensure school district compliance with Neb.Rev.St. § 79-2402.
In 2014 the Nebraska Legislature passed, and the Governor signed into law, LB 470, which is also known as the Superintendent Pay Transparency Act. This state statute requires the following procedure for school boards prior to approval of proposed contracts for superintendent services.
The Bayard Public Schools Board of Education approved a contract for 2022-2023 with a new superintendent, Mr. Rod Olson, on April 18, 2022. In compliance with the statutes, the new contract and cost estimates for the 2022-2023 school year are posted below:
For returning superintendents the following procedure is used:
Publish at least three days prior to the board meeting at which the contract or amendment will be considered:
- The date, time, and place of the meeting;
- A copy of the proposed contract or amendment; and
- A reasonable estimate and description of all current and future costs to the district if the contract or amendment is approved.
Notice is hereby given that Bayard Public Schools has the approval of a proposed superintendent employment contract/contract amendment on its agenda for the board meeting to be held on May 10, 2021 at 7:00 pm in the Bayard High School Library located at 726 4th Avenue, Bayard, NE 69334.
Click here to view a copy of the current contract and proposed amendment: Current Contract for Superintendent Services
Click here to view a notice of the date, time, and place of the meeting and a reasonable estimate and description of all current and future costs to district if contract or amendment is approved: Schedule D Notice and Estimate of Current and Future Costs
Click here to view the signed contract, as uploaded to the NDE database. Contract of Employment with Superintendent