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Baltimore School System Boosts Student Recruitment In An Effort To Offset Future Deficits

The Baltimore School System foresees deficits in its future that could scale upwards to $30 million a year by 2020. In an effort to maintain preserve state funding, school officials are intensifying student recruitment. School officials submitted a “Financial Recovery … Continue reading

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Despite Additional State And City Funding, Baltimore City Schools Will Lay Off Employees

Sonja Santelises, Baltimore City schools CEO said layoffs are inevitable despite additional city and state funding. The layoff could affect administrators, school police officers and teachers, according to the notification letter sent to teachers and other staff on Tuesday. The … Continue reading

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Famous Alumni Being Sought To Lobby For Baltimore Public School Funding

As Baltimore public schools face $129 million budget deficit, the Baltimore School for the Arts is reaching out to famous alumni to contact legislators and speak up publicly about the budget shortfall. The public school focuses on training musicians and … Continue reading

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Baltimore Schools Facing A $129 Million Budget Deficit, As Lawmakers Consider A Bail Out

The Commission on Innovation & Excellence in Education hired the firm, Augenblick, Palaich and Associates to review Maryland state education spending. The Baltimore schools are facing a $129 million budget deficit, raising questions to why the state isn’t paying its … Continue reading

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