school board Deb Mexicotte Voted Ann Arbor School Board President Sixth Year In A Row By Andrew Cluley • Jan 15, 2015 debmexicotte.com / debmexicotte.com Mexicotte would like to begin to transition leadership to other board members. Listen Listening... / 0:43 WEMU's Andrew Cluley reports on Deb Mexicotte's plans for her sixth year as School Board President. Ypsilanti and Willow Run School Board Meets By Bob Eccles • Dec 4, 2012 Bob Eccles The school board managing both the Ypsilanti and Willow Run school districts met last night to take care of some business for the Ypsilanti school district. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles. New Method For Measuring Student Achievement By Andrew Cluley • Oct 11, 2012 Ann Arbor schools have a new way of looking at student achievement across the district. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley. Board Rejects Outsourcing of Lunch Hour Supervisors By Andrew Cluley • Oct 11, 2012 The Ann Arbor school board has rejected a proposed contract to outsource lunch hour supervisors. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley. WISD Taking Applications for New Consolidated Board By Bob Eccles • Oct 2, 2012 If you're interested in serving on a consolidated Ypsilanti-Willow Run school board, the Washtenaw Intermediate School District is taking applications. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles. Busing Will Continue for After-School Programs By Andrew Cluley • Jul 30, 2012 Ann Arbor middle school students who participate in after-school programs will still have busing options in the fall. Board Ratifies Teachers' Contract By Bob Eccles • Jun 26, 2012 Ypsilanti teachers take a pay cut and will pay more for health insurance. Board Nixes Privatization Plan By Bob Eccles • Jun 20, 2012 Ypsilanti's school board says it will not privatize custodial services. A2 School Board Approves New Budget By Bob Eccles • Jun 14, 2012 2012-2013 spending plan restores counseling and achievement programs. New Budget Still $4 Million in the Red By Bob Eccles • Jun 12, 2012 The Ypsilanti school district's new budget still has a huge deficit. Board Gets Bids for Private Custodial Services By Andrew Cluley • May 30, 2012 Ypsilanti school board goes forward with plan to privatize custodial services. No Cuts Yet in A2 Schools Transportation Budget By Andrew Cluley • May 25, 2012 School board sets up work group to review district's spending on transportation. Future cuts possible. Board May Use Reserves to Shore Up Budget By Andrew Cluley • May 24, 2012 Ann Arbor school board holds public hearing on new budget. Union Says School Board Betrayed Workers By Bob Eccles • May 15, 2012 Ypsilanti school board to privatize custodial work. Many Fear Budget Will Hurt At-Risk Students By Andrew Cluley • May 15, 2012 Ann Arbor school board holds budget forum. Roberto Clement Move Opposed By Andrew Cluley • May 10, 2012 Possible move of Roberto Clemente Student Development Center faces strong opposition. Board Approves Deficit Reduction Plan By Bob Eccles • May 8, 2012 Deficit reduction plan approved by the Ypsilanti school board will close one school. Board Rejects Deficit Reduction Plan By Bob Eccles • May 3, 2012 The Ypsilanti school board wants changes in a proposed deficit reduction plan. The Ypsilanti school board opposes plan to close three schools to help eliminate budget deficit. School Board to Consider Changing School Day Start Times By Andrew Cluley • May 2, 2012 High school classes could start later, but not until next year. District Facing Millions in Budget Cuts By Andrew Cluley • Apr 26, 2012 Ann Arbor's school board is considering three budget scenarios. School Board Considers Cuts in Transportation By Bob Eccles • Apr 24, 2012 The Ypsilanti School district is looking for ways to cut spending and save money on transportation. Teacher Layoffs Loom in Ann Arbor Schools' Budget Proposals By Andrew Cluley • Apr 19, 2012 The Ann Arbor school district could cut between 32 and 64 teachers as the school board considers three budget proposals for the next fiscal year. District Consolidation Effort Will Move Forward By Andrew Cluley • Apr 17, 2012 Efforts to unify the Ypsilanti and Willow Run school districts will continue. School boards for both districts have approved a resolution to continue to work toward consolidation. School Boards Hold Joint Meeting Tonight By Bob Eccles • Apr 16, 2012 The Ypsilanti and Willow Run school boards meet tonight to begin the process of consolidating the two districts.