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Metro Meridian High student wants the school to stay open

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – On Friday, some students at Metro Meridian Alternative High School staged a protest over concerns the school could be closed due to budget cuts. 316 more words


Wichita BOE looking to cuts 2016-2016 school year budget

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – The Wichita Board of Education will decide what to cut to balance its 2016-2017 school year at its meeting next Monday night. 156 more words


Please Support the School Budget: Action Required

On Monday, the letter posted below in support of the school budget will be sent to the Town Council. Any cuts that will be made will likely have a direct impact on Stony Lane. 421 more words

General Updates

Making cuts in Shelby County classrooms

It’s one of the largest school systems in the country with a budget approaching $1 billion.

Shelby County Schools is contemplating cuts to the tune of $50 million. 56 more words

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Lawsuit Contemplated In Spat Between Wolf And GOP Over School Dollars

HARRISBURG, Pa. (CBS) — Republican leaders in the state legislature say they are considering a lawsuit over Democratic Governor Tom Wolf’s plan to allocate $200-million extra for schools in the budget, $77-million of which he has earmarked for Philadelphia. 150 more words


Externalizing the Costs

Like many of you, my recent days have been busy, learning and lamenting about the budget crisis that continues to bankrupt our Oklahoma schools and about the national bandwagon to deconstruct public education with shoddy-science ideas like vouchers, charter schools, and high-stakes tests. 1,290 more words

Youth summit focuses on student rights, school funding

Several dozen students from Kern County schools gathered for a youth summit to learn about their rights as students, including how they can harness the state’s new school funding law to hold their own schools accountable for budget decisions. 44 more words