School board members will also hear an update on the hiring freeze it implemented for fiscal year 2021. Since it started in July, the freeze has saved the district $6.27 million. The district is projecting the freeze will save up to $10 million by the end of June.
DeKalb school board members will start the meeting at 1 p.m. with an executive session and a combined work session and regular meeting. The board’s virtual community input session starts at 11:30 a.m. Board meetings can be viewed on DeKalb Schools TV (DSTV) or Comcast channel 24 for subscribers who live in the county.