Parents Tuesday voiced their concerns about the Monroe County Community School Corporation’s new, longer school days.
The School Board approved the plan to file suit by a 4-3 vote.
Preschool is not mandated in Indiana and funding for individual corporation programming can be hard to find.
The school board voted last night to appoint Doctor Judith DeMuth, of LaPorte, Indiana, as the district’s new permanent superintendent.
The new measure partially restores many programs cut during the 2010 fiscal year.
A student may sue the Indianapolis area school district, alleging officials failed to protect her from repeated racial harassment and threats of violence.
The House Ways and Means Committee has begun consideration of a measure which aims to save school corporations money on health insurance.
Local educators are concerned about a bill being considered by the Indiana State Senate requiring local school board nominees to declare a party affiliation.
The committee expects the school board to tweak the current recommendations based on community input.
Some residents who worked to get the referendum passed now say the money is not being distributed fairly.