Ben Blankley won the District 1 seat on the Wichita school board by fewer than 100 votes, according to official election results posted Monday.
Ben Blankley won the District 1 seat on the Wichita school board by fewer than 100 votes, according to official election results posted Monday. File photo
Ben Blankley won the District 1 seat on the Wichita school board by fewer than 100 votes, according to official election results posted Monday. File photo

It’s official: Blankley edges out Arnold for Wichita school board seat

November 13, 2017 04:35 PM

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  • Wichita public schools superintendent will now make nearly $300,000

    A pay raise approved for Wichita teachers means a pay raise for the district’s top administrator. Superintendent Alicia Thompson will make an additional $14,520 a year, bringing her base annual salary to $254,520. Her total financial package after Friday is $297,460 a year.