School Board: Schools 'Heading In The Right Direction' Under New Leader
School Board: Schools 'Heading In The Right Direction' Under New Leader
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15 May, 2018, 22:34
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When it comes to prioritizing and implementing plans to address student performance outcomes, the board scored the school chief as "effective", noting that while she's come up with a plan to review special education and English language learning, it had yet to receive her specific recommendations for improvement.
The Dallas School Board on Monday proposed a $38.6 million preliminary budget with a 1.5 percent increase in the property tax rate.
Today, voters in 12 school districts in Greene and Columbia counties go to the polls to approve or reject budget proposals and elect candidates to their boards of education.
"I feel the preliminary budget does not include all the costs incurred by the district", Youngblood said after the meeting.
Earlier this month, district officials provided details on the proposed spending plan that was approved by the school board, and the plan includes a tax increase for residents.
A full 100 percent of districts' spending plans in Nassau and Suffolk counties - 124 budgets in all - passed in the initial round of balloting at this time past year, meaning that no revotes were needed in June.
Those in the Lansingburgh Central School District will vote on a $50,696,799 budget, representing an 8.59 percent increase.
Apthorpe also said that the primary focus of the 2018-19 budget is to address the district's debt, which takes up more than 10 percent of the budget. Three incumbent board members are running unopposed.
"Doing so would allow you as a board and administration to address these pressing concerns and give you time as a board to look at alternative plans to save the $1 million that closing a school would put back into the general fund", he said.
In Springs, voters will be asked to reelect Springs School Board President Barbara Dayton along with the school's proposed $28.87 million budget for the 2018-19 school year. The seat on the three-member board was vacated by longtime member Joseph Louchheim, publisher of the Press News Group, who decided not to seek reelection after serving three, three-year terms on the board. Charles Styler of North Sea and Michael Medio of Water Mill-both newcomers-will duke it out for a seat on the seven member board. One change involves an additional $180,000 for improved security, board member Susan Allen said.
With more than ten million Australians using Android phones, they could be paying $580 million in unnecessary fees every year. The report said a Google spokesman had refused to answer specific questions, without detailing what the queries were.
The national charity organization urged its supporters to write to their state representatives asking them to back SB 284. Fallin, a two-term governor who can not seek re-election when Oklahomans go to vote in November because of term limits.
Meanwhile, the National Retail Federation expressed concern that the two countries' trade dispute would harm the USA economy. Senate Democrats also criticized the president for appearing to give in to Chinese pressure on the ZTE sanctions.
He and other officers approached Christopher Wolfe, 21, who died of a gunshot wound after barricading himself inside an apartment. Wearing his father's badge, the boy returned to Sullivan Elementary School with dozens of cops by his side , WNDU reported.
Deputies detained a 14-year-old boy Friday morning after he allegedly shot another Highland High School student in the arm. The suspect is also a student, according to Sheriff's Department spokeswoman Nicole Nishida.
The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating a Tesla crash in Florida last week that killed two high school students. Meanwhile, a fatal crash in California, which happened when a Model X was on autopilot mode, is still under investigation.
City are due to celebrate their title success on Monday with an open-top bus parade through the streets of Manchester. Jesus removed his shirt and twirled it in celebration in front of City's supporters.
Their bodies have been recovered tonight and brought to the Midland Regional Hospital in Tullamore for a post mortem examination. Emergency Services at the scene of the crash of a light aircraft near Clonbollogue, County Offaly.
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In one of the first signs that Kim was willing to concede Punggye-ri, he announced last month that the site had "done its job". If accurate, the analysis would show that North Korea has taken concrete steps to dismantle the Punggye-ri nuclear test site.
He was injured in Friday's training session and couldn't train yesterday. "He had treatment in the morning at the training round and he stayed away".
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