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Possible Budget Cuts To Area Schools Outlined

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The Kansas Association of School Boards and a Kansas Department of Education official warn that spending cuts outlined by Gov. Sam Brownback’s budget director would cut thousands of dollars from school districts all across the state. Deputy Education Commissioner Dale Dennis also reports that schools will lose funds for utilities and transportation as part of the spending cuts. The cuts, ...

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Marysville Superintendent Testifies In Favor Of New Funding Bill

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Marysville School Superintendent Bill Mullins testified at a Kansas Senate Committee Hearing Tuesday in favor of a bill creating a new approach for financing school districts, that would be introduced in six inaugural districts including Marysville that are currently designated as “innovative districts.” If adopted, the plan would roll out statewide in 2017. It calls for a block grant mechanism ...

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USD 364 Board of Education Meeting Notes

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The Marysville USD 364 School Board met Wednesday. Enrollment projections for 2015-16 appear to be stable. The district is implementing a school based mentoring program, in cooperation with Families First of Marshall County. An outline of the agreement was reviewed. Board members were reminded that the deadline to file for school board elections is noon, January 27. Regular Board Meeting ...

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Troopers Again Inspecting School Buses Across The State

This month and next, as parents are purchasing their kids’ school supplies, teachers are prepping their classrooms, and students are looking forward to seeing their friends again, the Kansas Highway Patrol will be working to ensure these students are kept safe on their travels to and from school. Every July and August, KHP troopers, in conjunction with school districts across ...

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Centralia Schools Move Forward With Daycare Plan

The Centralia School District will move forward with the creation of a daycare in the City of Centralia.  The daycare is being created with strong support from the residents of Centralia. John Whetzal, Centralia Schools Principal, revealed a location has been secured and the planning for the daycare is moving forward.  The Daycare will be in the Centralia Community Building. ...

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Meet and Greet USD 115 Candidates

A Meet and Greet of the Nemaha Central USD 115 school board candidates will be held Sunday from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Nemaha Valley High School. Seven positions are up for election on the new board that will govern the district that will be formed by the consolidation of the Nemaha Valley and B & B school districts, effective ...

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