school finance

7:02 am
Tue July 22, 2014

Layoff Notices Sent for Grand Rapids Public Schools

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The district's human resources director says some workers may be called back if enrollment numbers increase
GRAND RAPIDS, MI - Another year of projected enrollment declines has the Grand Rapids Public Schools sending layoff notices to some 90 staffers this week as the district projects losing another 400 students this coming fall.
10:16 am
Mon December 23, 2013

Salaries for school support staff varies in Calhoun County

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Enquirer analysis finds amount spent on employees other than teachers and administrators dropped over three year period
On a cold and snowy afternoon last week, Stuart Olsen went about his twice-daily routine that is designed to keep a couple dozen children safe. Trudging through the slush covering the lot of Lakeview School District's transportation depot, Olsen popped the hood of his school bus to check its vital organs.