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Property values boost high school district budget

Original post made on Jun 25, 2013

When it comes to the local high school district's budget, things seem to be getting back to normal, according to Joe White.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 11:05 AM

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Posted by Doug Pearson
a resident of Blossom Valley
on Jun 25, 2013 at 8:49 pm

This is good news but I caution everyone involved in setting budgets and spending money to remember that even a minor recession hurts the school district. Of course, the Great Recession we are still recovering from did much worse than "hurt" the district!

Build your reserves!


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Posted by Anthony Moor
a resident of Whisman Station
on Jun 26, 2013 at 12:17 pm

I don't get the math. How is a $5.5 million increase in tax revenue also a 5.5% increase on a budget of $58 million that is mostly from tax revenue?


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Posted by John
a resident of Monta Loma
on Jun 26, 2013 at 7:54 pm

Won't be too long before we start hearing about how poor the schools are.


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