Trenton R-9 Board of Education has approved a baseball field user agreement for two years; and a summer school contract for three years.
For use of the Burleigh Grimes baseball field, Trenton R-9 will pay $200 per day, on game days only, to the Trenton Park Department which includes a one-time field preparation and rental. Eight baseball games are planned at home next spring. There will be no charge when Grimes is used for practices.
After a review of the financially-successful summer school which had an average daily attendance of 246 pupils, the R-9 board approved a contract with the same company, Catapult Learning, for summers of 2017, 2018, and 2019.
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