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New state funding formula means more money for Pleasanton school district

Original post made on Oct 10, 2013

Pleasanton schools can anticipate some extra cash through a new state funding plan that restructures how districts are funded.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, October 10, 2013, 7:53 AM

Comments (4)

Posted by Just wondering..., a resident of Downtown
on Oct 10, 2013 at 8:30 am

Hmmm, so what will PUSD use this money for, CSR?

"While there are no official strings for much of the state funding, the new model does come with some expectations, including reducing class sizes for students in transitional kindergarten through fifth grade."

Posted by Smiley Face, a resident of Castlewood
on Oct 10, 2013 at 4:57 pm

Guess we don't need another parcel tax afterall.

Posted by john, a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Oct 10, 2013 at 8:48 pm

A parcel tax would be a good supplement to this. A parcel tax is one of the factors helping keep class sizes small in Dublin.

Posted by Jull, a resident of Amberwood/Wood Meadows
on Feb 10, 2014 at 5:06 pm

Another parcel tax... why not.
We can also introduce loans for kindergarten education, to become burdened with a student loan is too late, citizens should bare more financial obligations for our politicians to be able to afford even more luxury for themselves while destroying the country, the economy and the people.

Jull from Web Link

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