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11:46 am
Tue December 4, 2012

Ypsilanti and Willow Run School Board Meets

Ypsilanti and Willow Run school board meets Monday night at Willow Run High School.
Credit 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.

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Ann Arbor School Board
1:35 pm
Thu October 11, 2012

New Method For Measuring Student Achievement

Ann Arbor schools have  a new way of looking at student achievement across the district.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Ann Arbor School Board
1:32 pm
Thu October 11, 2012

Board Rejects Outsourcing of Lunch Hour Supervisors

The Ann Arbor school board has rejected a proposed contract to outsource lunch hour supervisors.   Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

9:35 am
Tue October 2, 2012

WISD Taking Applications for New Consolidated Board

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.

11:59 am
Mon July 30, 2012

Busing Will Continue for After-School Programs

Ann Arbor middle school students who participate in

after-school programs will still have busing options in

the fall.  

10:07 am
Tue June 26, 2012

Board Ratifies Teachers' Contract

Ypsilanti teachers take a pay cut and will

pay more for health insurance.

9:29 am
Wed June 20, 2012

Board Nixes Privatization Plan

Ypsilanti's school board says it will not 

privatize custodial services.  

11:04 am
Thu June 14, 2012

A2 School Board Approves New Budget

2012-2013 spending plan restores counseling and

achievement programs.

9:10 am
Tue June 12, 2012

New Budget Still $4 Million in the Red

The Ypsilanti school district's new budget still

has a huge deficit.

10:21 am
Wed May 30, 2012

Board Gets Bids for Private Custodial Services

Ypsilanti school board goes forward with plan to privatize

custodial services.

9:21 am
Fri May 25, 2012

No Cuts Yet in A2 Schools Transportation Budget

School board sets up work group to review district's

spending on transportation.   Future cuts possible.

9:09 am
Thu May 24, 2012

Board May Use Reserves to Shore Up Budget

Ann Arbor school board holds public hearing on new budget.

7:28 pm
Tue May 15, 2012

Union Says School Board Betrayed Workers

Ypsilanti school board to privatize custodial work.

7:24 pm
Tue May 15, 2012

Many Fear Budget Will Hurt At-Risk Students

Ann Arbor school board holds budget forum.

9:34 am
Thu May 10, 2012

Roberto Clement Move Opposed

Possible move of Roberto Clemente Student Development Center

faces strong opposition.

10:14 am
Tue May 8, 2012

Board Approves Deficit Reduction Plan

Deficit reduction plan approved by the Ypsilanti school board will close one school.

9:41 am
Thu May 3, 2012

Board Rejects Deficit Reduction Plan

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.

11:28 am
Wed May 2, 2012

School Board to Consider Changing School Day Start Times

High school classes could start later, but not until next year.

9:16 am
Thu April 26, 2012

District Facing Millions in Budget Cuts

Ann Arbor's school board is considering three budget scenarios.

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2:59 pm
Tue April 24, 2012

School Board Considers Cuts in Transportation

The Ypsilanti School district is looking for ways to cut spending and save money on transportation.

9:49 am
Thu April 19, 2012

Teacher Layoffs Loom in Ann Arbor Schools' Budget Proposals

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.

9:47 am
Tue April 17, 2012

District Consolidation Effort Will Move Forward

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.

3:03 pm
Mon April 16, 2012

School Boards Hold Joint Meeting Tonight

The Ypsilanti and Willow Run school boards meet tonight to begin the process of consolidating the two districts.