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Caddo School Budget

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The Caddo Parish School Board is still trying to figure out how to cut about $4 million from its budget. The board met Tuesday  for a budget work session. As it stands right now 204 positions are being eliminated,mostly through attrition.
Some good news did come out of Tuesday's session, the board has figured out a way to save eight Special Education teaching position that were originally on the chopping block.
Several additional committee meetings are scheduled for the next coming days to discuss possible school consolidation and transportation savings. The board is expected to pass a budget by June 18th.

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