This past Thursday, the Board of Education for the Francis Howell School District met to discuss possible plans for balancing the budget. Due to the economic downturn, decisions must be made to match the money coming into the district against their expenses.
Taxpayers are the main source of district funds while staff is one of the main expenses. Therefore, the Board has many concerns in the outcome of how they balance the budget.
- 3.43% staff cuts (80 people)