Local

Harrison District 36 board OKs 3-year superintendent contract

Superintendent Sue Wings talks about the improvements to Harrison School on Aug. 16 in McHenry Township.
Superintendent Sue Wings talks about the improvements to Harrison School on Aug. 16 in McHenry Township.

The Harrison District 36 school board has approved a new three-year contract for its superintendent Sue Wings.

The new contract goes into effect July 1 and ends June 30, 2022. Wings’ salary will be $115,850 in the first year, $120,484 in the second year and $125,304 in the third year, according to the contract.

Wings’ salary was $111,395 in the 2017-18 and 2018-19 school years, according to district documents.

The district also will pay Wings $100 a month to go toward a cellphone and $2,000 a year for Wings’ dues and membership fees to professional organizations, according to the contract.

The superintendent is entitled to 20 vacation days, 12 sick days and three personal days per calender year, according to the contract. If personal days go unused they can become sick days. If sick days go unused they can accumulate to a maximum of 340 days, according to the contract.

The contract and its details weren’t specified on the June 25 meeting agenda before board approval.

The board Tuesday tabled a discussion and vote on the 2019-2023 teachers contract and a resolution regarding a settlement agreement and general release, Wings said.

Harrison District 36 is based in Wonder Lake. The district consists of Harrison Elementary School which has an enrollment of 394, according to the most recent data from the Illinois State Board of Education.

Loading more

Digital Access

Digital Access
Access nwherald.com and all Shaw Media Illinois content from all your digital devices and receive breaking news and updates from around the area.

Home Delivery

Home Delivery
Local news, prep sports, Chicago sports, local and regional entertainment, business, home and lifestyle, food, classified and more! News you use every day! Daily, weekend and Sunday packages.

Text Alerts

Text Alerts
Stay connected to us wherever you are! Get breaking news updates along with other area information sent to you as a text message to your wireless device.

Email Newsletters

Email Newsletters
We'll deliver news & updates to your inbox. Plan your weekend and catch up on the news with our newsletters.