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With state budget passed, school district knows final deficit

...incur any additional spending deficit from our fund balance," said Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones.The final projected deficit is just less than $3 million, roughly half of the anticipated $4...
School pool fees may go up

...what facilities are charging in other parts of Alaska. "We are trying to determine what to go up to," said Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones. "The pools are losing a substantial amount."Board of Education member Dan Castimore said at...
School district prepares for high deficit spending

...million in total. It also raised the pupil-teacher ratio, which is a pattern that is likely to continue, said Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones."I think it's pretty clear," Jones said. "Eighty percent of our budget is in salaries and...
KCHS put on lockdown Nobody was injured, and the police "removed the threat," said Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones. According to a press release from the Kenai Police Department, "Investigation revealed that a...
District graduation rates above national average

...and teachers and staff," Waclawski said. "A lot of it is knowing your kids and tracking their needs." Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones included the rates from the past five years in the 2016 fiscal year budget packet. The numbers have...
School board signs off on budget

...District's $165.6 million fiscal year 2016 operating budget.The board discussed the final revisions proposed by Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones during a worksession Monday. The process began in October, 2014.Included in the conversation...
Dusek selected as interim superintendent

...offer the position as interim superintendent to Assistant Superintendent Sean Dusek at its Monday meeting in Homer...position as he moves into it." Dusek has been assistant superintendent of with the district since 2009. He heads the...
District to change pool operations

...Borough School District plans to be operating school pools more efficiently by the start of the 2016 school year. Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones broke down current operations in a series of public meetings held in Seward, Homer and Soldotna...
School district looks for savings

...budget as a way to minimize expenses in 2016. The proposed savings are just more than $1.6 million, said Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones. He presented the list of possibilities to the Board of Education during a work session Monday...
School board faces deficit in 2016

...fiscal year 2016 budget deficit is projected to be $3.9 million at best and $8.7 million at its worst. Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones presented the 2015-2016 Preliminary Budget to the School Board of Education at the Jan. 12 meeting...


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