Although it remains plagued by a racial divide that leads to disparate outcomes for its young people,
"Since 2009, we have had to make the decision to cut 100.4 full time equivalence, which is the equivalent of 104 people to support the education of this district," said superintendent Beth Bender. Next school year, the cuts will run even deeper. "We have not cut any programs, but now the programs are moving up to the top of allowable cuts, and the cuts today and moving forward are going to be harder than what we have had in the past," said board president Herb Cassidy.
A-F scale are invalid, inaccurate, and undemocratic, a new policy brief concludes
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