The MCCSC board voted Tuesday to grant 42 bus routes to a Michigan-based bus corporation to address the district's bus driver shortage.
For the next six years, 11.5 cents per 100 dollars of assessed property will go to MCCSC schools.
The rate is less than the school corporation asked for during its last referendum in 2010.
Monroe County Schools is one of nine school districts asking voters to raise property taxes to fund schools.
I-69 construction is halted as some workers walk off the job and East Chicago residents are worried after being notified of lead contamination in their soil.
The proposed referendum of 11.5 cents per $100 of assessed property for MCSCC schools is nearly 3 cents less than the 2010 referendum.
For this year’s referendum, the district is proposing a lesser rate increase of 11.5 cents.
The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends teens start school no earlier than 8:30 a.m.
A Bloomington Police officer will receive the Congressional Badge of Bravery today, and our live radio show will bring on experts to discuss school start times.
The Monroe County Community School Corporation School Board received an update last night from a consulting group studying Monroe County voter demographics.