At its September 28, 2021 regular board meeting, the Board of Education will adopt the following resolution declaring September 27 - October 1 as Payroll Staff Appreciation Week:
Lakeville Area Schools recognizes September 27-October 1, 2021 as Payroll Staff Appreciation Week. Our payroll staff play a key role in managing the salaries and wages of our more than 1,500 staff. This week we celebrate our thanks and gratitude for these essential staff.
Whereas, Lakeville Area Schools has 3 full-time payroll staff with a combined 37 years of payroll experience;
Whereas, Payroll staff support Lakeville Area Schools staff through ensuring proper paychecks, including the management of over 9,000 retirement and voluntary deductions;
Whereas, Payroll staff manage 77.9% of the District’s general fund budget which amounts to a $128.39 million payroll budget for the Fiscal Year 2022;
Therefore, let it be resolved: The Board of Education hereby extends its appreciation to all Lakeville Area Schools payroll staff for their work supporting all employees, and ultimately the success of our students, and declares September 27-October 1, 2021 to be Payroll Staff Appreciation Week in Lakeville Area Schools.