“We are taking hits across the board – state, local, federal,” said board member Michael Hartline. “We are $2.4 million out of balance this year so far. We really need to take a hard look at some of our priorities here.” He urged residents to contact congressman and senators in attempt to persuade them that the cuts will impact students negatively.
Judge Chad F. Kenney granted a petition to appoint Joseph Watkins as the district’s receiver. Chester Upland will be under receivership for three years, beginning today. The decision removes much of the power authorized to the elected school board.
Secretary of Education Declares York City School District in Moderate Financial Recovery, Appoints Chief Recovery Officer
Harrisburg – Secretary of Education Ron Tomalis today declared York City School District, York County, in Moderate Financial Recovery and appointed David G. Meckley as the district’s chief recovery officer.
Secretary of Education Declares Harrisburg City School District in Financial Recovery, Names Chief Recovery Officer
Harrisburg – Secretary of Education Ron Tomalis today declared Harrisburg City School District, Dauphin County, in Moderate Financial Recovery and named Gene G. Veno as the district’s chief recovery officer.
Harrisburg School District, like the city, could see the state step in and take control of its finances
Duquesne schools get more time to develop financial recovery plan
Secretary of Education Ron Tomalis granted the newly-appointed financial recovery officer for the troubled Duquesne City School District more time to develop a fiscal and academic plan.