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Pleasanton: New alternative option to E-10 school proposed

Original post made on Nov 12, 2020

One of the lead items for that evening is a report and discussion on proposed alternative options for the planned grades 4 and 5 school at Donlon Elementary (dubbed the "E-10" school) including a newly developed alternative proposal.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, November 11, 2020, 10:28 PM

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Posted by Ob
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Nov 12, 2020 at 6:26 am

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Before you guys go spend $600,000 on fancy air purifiers, why don't you investigate how loud they are when they are operating. It would be a shame if they were too loud for a classroom setting and the teachers would be forced to turn them off making them an expensive brick.


Posted by Kathleen Ruegsegger
a resident of Vintage Hills
on Nov 12, 2020 at 10:46 am

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“The new alternative also proposes setting aside $35 million from future Measure I1 bond sales . . . “ This is another way to hang on to $35MM and not build a school. Where is the funding for “4-6 classroom” additions coming from? Either build E10 or do not bond the $35MM, as was promised.


Posted by Kira
a resident of Amador Estates
on Nov 26, 2020 at 7:29 am

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Before building a school, you need to calculate everything better. I recently wrote a paper on how educational budgets are formed, and the situation is sometimes dire. I used the educational resource Web Link to describe the analytical part of my assignment as it was hard. And seeing a lot of educational projects, I understood that to make serious decisions in the distribution of educational resources, you need to consider the consequences of spending that much money.


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