Q In the situation of consolidating school districts, what entity should provide the notice of nonrenewal for central office staff pursuant to the Education Employment Procedures Law of 2001, Section 37-9-101 et seq? If the appropriate entity fails to act, does the State Board of Education have the authority to give the notices of nonrenewal?

A The current superintendents of the current school districts should provide the notice of nonrenewal for central office staff pursuant to the Education Employment Procedures Law of 2001. If they fail to do so, the State Board of Education have that authority. (Attorney Generalís Opinion to Wright, February 28, 2014)