Steve Wentz, president of United Teachers of Wichita, said 77 percent of teachers voted to ratify the contract.
Steve Wentz, president of United Teachers of Wichita, said 77 percent of teachers voted to ratify the contract. Wichita Eagle File photo
Steve Wentz, president of United Teachers of Wichita, said 77 percent of teachers voted to ratify the contract. Wichita Eagle File photo

Wichita teachers say yes to raises, longer school year

November 14, 2017 05:59 PM

UPDATED November 15, 2017 09:29 AM

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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.