Consolidating school districts pros cons
Thanks to a positive recommendation Monday from a Senate committee, the full Senate will hear a bill that would dramatically decrease the amount of carbon coming from electric utilities in the state and help Public Service Company of New Mexico recoup its investments in the coal-burning San Juan Generating Station near Farmington.
The plant’s closure is expected to cost 450 jobs, with substantial ripple effects.
The Johnson O’Malley Indian Education Committee and Title VII Indian Parent Advisory Council will have their regular meeting on Monday, September 9, 2019, at p.m., at the CCSD School Board Room, in Shiprock.
Calling all creative CCSD K-12 students to enter the Navajo Nation Johnson O’Malley 2019 Art Contest!
Candice Thompson, director of operations for the district, said the money raised from the mill levy pays for everyday items such as light bulbs, filters and paint.
Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 prohibits discrimination based on sex in education program or activities, which receive Federal financial assistance.
However, while the literature on consolidation may not provide a direct road map for making decisions, it does provide a useful overview of issues, together with estimates of cost savings and cautions for those going forward with consolidation.
Here is a summary of the major findings from the literature: Here is some of the most recent and publicly available research.