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poway unified school district facing budget cuts in coming years


a bleak future budget outlook could include increased class sizes and layoffs of teachers and staff, according to a workshop held tuesday at the poway unified school district office. the district is facing the need to make about $5 million in cuts in the 2017-18 school year and at least $5 million...






san diego unified proposes 850 job cuts


trustees in the san diego unified school district are trying to address an estimated $124 million budget deficit with the least amount of disruption, and learned this week it may be easier said than done. superintendent cindy marten has vowed that cuts to the district’s $1.3 billion 2017-18 budget...






palo alto school board presses for more budget cuts


palo alto school superintendent max mcgee and the district’s finance administrators will propose an additional $2 million in budget cuts in march at the behest of the school board. board of education members said the nearly $3.6 million in cost-savings the school staff presented so far are not enough to systemically address a budget shortfall this year and in coming years.






san diego unified braces for budget cuts


a looming $124 million deficit to the san diego unified school district’s $1.3 billion budget is stirring anxiety among parents and teachers over what programs and jobs are headed for the chopping block. superintendent cindy marten has promised “to protect school stability” and cl size, but...






students stage walkout, accuse montebello unified school district of being 'corr


more than two decades ago, students walked out of schools in the montebello unified school district, protesting millions in budget cuts. on thursday, history repeated itself, with hundreds rallying at the district office to protest hundreds of potential layoffs. students held signs reading, “where’s...






san diego unified cuts 850 jobs to balance budget


trustees in the san diego unified school district voted to eliminate about 850 positions to balance its $1.3 billion budget tuesday after dozens of speakers pleaded to retain many of the jobs. “we will get through this,” board president richard berrera said. “frankly, as a generation we have not...






palo alto school officials answer call for deeper cuts


an additional proposal of $3.8 million cuts to the palo alto school budget, drafted at the request of board members, would have more wear on support staff, student services and class sizes than the first round of reductions proposed by district administrators to meet a budget shortfall.






sd unified vows to protect immigrant rights


the san diego unified school district will not permit immigration raids or similar activities that disrupt campuses, families of students were told in an e-mail from superintendent cindy marten. “the purpose of this letter is to assure you that the san diego unified school district is committed...






poway couple faces animal abuse charges


san diego (cns) — a couple accused of hoarding 92 yorkshire terrier and yorkie-mix dogs in their feces-filled poway home and 48 other dogs at another location are facing multiple counts of animal abuse, the district attorney's office announced tuesday. mark vattimo, 73, and christine calvert, 62,...






new voices needed on los angeles unified school board: lisa alva, nick melvoin a


after years of difficulty and struggle, the los angeles unified school district appears to be improving a bit. many of its schools look and feel like calmer places; discipline seems to be less of an issue. staffers interact more with students. individual puses have more control over how they...






after years of cuts, walker gives more in latest budget


after years of deep cuts, k-12 public schools and the university of wisconsin stand to be big winners under gov. scott walker's proposed state budget.






san diego schools approve plan to gut internal audit department


san diego unified school district’s new budget calls for cutting its internal audit staff by 60 percent, something district officials say will save money — but one long-serving former auditor says is ill-advised. the plan is to switch to outside auditors, which district officials say will provide...






san diego unified looks to cut equivalent of 977 positions


the san diego unified school district is looking to cut the equivalent of 977 full-time positions to balance its budget, a move that would affect almost 1,400 employees in a wide variety of jobs. the reductions could mean almost 900 full- and part-time teachers could receive pink slips next week....






a $471,000 charter school exec, and another case of gutter politics in lausd sch


where should we begin? with the fbi raid of a charter school company that has a $471,000-a-year honcho, or with the “alternative facts” political mailers smearing an l.a. unified school board member? well, let’s start with math, then move on to civics. last week, federal agents stormed the headquarters...






hey, kids: a $471,000 charter school exec, and another case of gutter politics i


where should we begin? with the fbi raid of a charter school company that has a $471,000-a-year honcho, or with the “alternative facts” political mailers smearing an l.a. unified school board member? well, let’s start with math, then move on to civics. last week, federal agents stormed the headquarters...






after public outcry, east bay school district tables ‘positive news’ proposal


public backlash led antioch unified school district board members to table a proposal to hire a local media personality for public relations work.






school district: no more part in us navy funeral processions


coronado, calif. (ap) — a california school district will no longer take part in funeral processions for sailors and navy seals killed overseas that have drawn thousands of students. the san diego union-tribune (http://bit.ly/2mkbedr ) says the coronado unified school district and the navy agreed on the move out of concern for children with parents […]






palo alto: sexual harassment cases could cost school district $200,000 to remedy


the cost to bring the palo alto unified school district into compliance with federal title ix laws and conduct further sexual harassment investigations could ballpark about $200,000, according to school administrators.






deadline approaches for free community college in san diego


san diego high school students have until the end of the week to apply to attend san diego community college district cl es for free. the district’s san diego promise program is open to students graduating from the san diego unified school district and pays enrollment fees and books not covered...






palo alto school officials, feds negotiate over ual har ment probe


more details have emerged from conver ions palo alto unified school district officials and district attorneys have had with representative of the federal office for civil rights regarding ual har ment investigations.






kansas, facing huge budget deficits, wonders what to do next. consensus is elusi


the financial woes of kansas, which is facing colossal budget shortfalls, took another odd twist this week, and an already messy situation got even messier. state government expenses are estimated to outpace income by about $1.1 billion through june 2019. so how to balance the budget? the answer...






cps latino advisory committee members quit over budget cuts


sixteen members of a chicago public schools advisory committee for latino students resigned to protest school budget cuts that have landed hard on schools with largely poor and minority populations, the committee's chairman said wednesday."we see this not just as an assault on latino students,...






cps latino advisory committee members quit over budget cuts


most members of a chicago public schools advisory committee for latino students have resigned to protest school budget cuts that have landed hard on schools with largely poor and minority populations, the committee's chairman said wednesday. "we see this not just as an assault on latino students,...






chicago public schools sets third set of budget hearings after another round of


the chicago board of education will host its third set of budget hearings for the 2017 fiscal year on monday after another revision of its annual spending plan. officials will outline $104 million in spending reductions through school spending freezes, furloughs and other cuts. the school board...






'a day without immigrants' protests: l.a. unified urges students not to take par


l.a. unified is urging students not to join in any walkouts or demonstrations planned for thursday as part of a national “day without immigrants” being marked across the country. the nation’s second-largest school district contacted parents and employees via voicemail on wednesday evening with...






'a day without immigrants' protests: l.a. unified urges students not to take par


l.a. unified is urging students not to join in any walkouts or demonstrations planned for thursday as part of a national “day without immigrants” being marked across the country. the nation’s second-largest school district contacted parents and employees via voicemail on wednesday evening with...






l.a. unified urges students and teachers not to join 'a day without immigrants'


l.a. unified is urging students not to join in any walkouts or demonstrations planned for thursday as part of a national “day without immigrants” being marked across the country. the nation’s second-largest school district contacted parents and employees via voicemail on wednesday evening with...






santa clara unified offers free , act, ap exams


to eliminate barriers to college-preparation, the santa clara unified school district has decided to pay for some and act college entrance exams and a nced placement tests.






is funding a factor in school districts’ relative success?


platte canyon school district is to be congratulated on its accomplishments, but i wonder how the district's per-pupil spending compares to a school district in the san luis valley.






cps latino advisory committee members quit in protest over budget cuts


most members of a chicago public schools advisory committee for latino students have resigned to protest school budget cuts that have landed hard on schools with largely poor and minority populations, the committee's chairman said wednesday. "we see this not just as an assault on latino students,...






trump budget cuts could be “devastating” for noaa scientists in boulder


little more than a month ago, boulder scientists were publicly counseling a cautious, wait-and-see approach to feared budget cuts by the administration of a president who has called climate change a hoax perpetrated by china.






critics find multiple targets at cps budget hearings


while chicago public schools officials have been trading barbs with the state over the district's budget woes, speakers at two public hearings monday on the district's latest budget plan found plenty to criticize on both sides. the hearings at cps headquarters, which followed $104 million in spending...






san jose unified holds town-hall meeting


the san jose unified school district will host a districtwide town hall meeting from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. monday at the theater at gunderson high theater, 622 gaundabert lane






donald trump budget cuts could be “devastating” for noaa scientists in boulder


little more than a month ago, boulder scientists were publicly counseling a cautious, wait-and-see approach to feared budget cuts by the administration of a president who has called climate change a hoax perpetrated by china.






trump to slash budget for coast guard, fema and tsa


the administration of president donald trump is considering budget cuts to coast guard, the transportation security administration (tsa) and other agencies focused on national security threats, according to a draft plan. to fund the $21.6 billion border wall, which is facing funding issues, a draft ...