SAN MARCOS, Texas — Employees at some Texas schools could get an extra $100 if they get the COVID-19 booster shot.
The San Marcos Board of Trustees approved a one-time stipend during Monday night’s regularly scheduled meeting.
Employees at San Marcos Consolidated Independent School District were offered an incentive of $100 to get their COVID-19 boosters.
This was the second time the Texas district offered an incentive to employees. The first incentive was for $250.
Based on data presented to the school board, about 82% of SMCISD staff has been vaccinated against COVID-19.
(Jala Washington and KXAN contributed to this report.)