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News - April 9, 2010

MVLA trustees consider $1.6 million in cuts

by Kelsey Mesher

High school district officials weighed proposals for budget reductions for the 2010-11 school year during a special meeting Tuesday evening — and although no final decisions were made, trustees gave a hard look at more than $1.6 million in cuts.

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E-mail Kelsey Mesher at INFORMATION: Following are the 10 largest reductions proposed for the 2010-11 school year. The list is by dollar amount and does not indicate priority as set by the BAC. Tier III categorical program carryover dollars: $538,847 Program specialist (vacant position): $150,739 Senior office assistants (reduce hours by .5 at MVHS and LAHS): $108, 255 Instructional materials ($201,100 grant): $101,000 Sr. staff secretary, IT department (vacant position): $100,000 Deferred maintenance projects: $88,000 Library technicians (reduce hours by .5 at MVHS and LAHS): $73,991 Computer support specialist: $62,460 Art and music block grant: $61,000 Eliminate exit exam classes: $60,000 Other cuts: $337,822 Total proposed cuts: $1,682,114 ?? ?? ?? ??


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