The Washington Community School Board approved three new staff members at a special Tuesday night board meeting.
Melissa Steieker in high school English, and Rhiannon Fry and Jordan Ingram as elementary teachers.
In other personnel action, 16 non teaching appointments and three volunteers were approved.
The Board also approved advertising the budget.
During the time for patron comments, band parent Paula Graham praised the hard work of the band members and encouraged the community to support the band during its performances.