School Board Calls Special Meeting to Discuss Possible Budget Deficit, Cuts

The meeting will be held on Thursday.

In anticipation of a potential $5.2 million operating deficit for the 2013-2014 school year, the Manhattan Beach Unified School District board of trustees is holding a special meeting Thursday at 5:30 p.m. at the district administration building, 325 South Peck Avenue.

The board will discuss ways to reduce costs and/or increase revenues by at least $1.25 million, according to the agenda, and provide staff with direction.

In addition, the board is being asked to adopt a resolution that provides tie-breaking criteria "to be used in determining the order of termination as between certificated employees who have the same seniority date.

Kris February 28, 2013 at 02:42 PM
Hi Liz, is this meeting open to the public? Thanks.
Liz Spear February 28, 2013 at 03:55 PM
Hi Kris, Yes. My bad for not putting that the meeting is open to the public. Thanks for asking! Liz
Indira M. Montejo Lamas March 03, 2013 at 08:28 PM
I hope in the meeting they also discuss the trust funds Manhattan Beach as a municipal have totaled / accumulated, which can be found on the CMB gov website. Plainty to help the education for the City's new generations to come.


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