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GATE to Honors: A Postscript

Food for thought in outspoken board member Bob Noel’s last-minute switch. Read story.

Saturday, March 27, 2010

GATE Goes Honors

School Board votes to replace GATE label with “Honors” title. Read story.

Thursday, March 25, 2010

What’s in a Name?

S.B. School Board grapples with the GATE debate. Read story.

Thursday, March 4, 2010

To the Bone

S.B. School Board cuts $6 million from budget. Read story.

Thursday, February 25, 2010

School Is in Session

Students return as storm clouds and silver linings persist. Read story.

Thursday, August 27, 2009

School District Finds Interim Special Ed Admin

Caryl Miller emerges from retirement to help the troubled department. Read story.

Thursday, July 23, 2009

Lack Loses School Contract

The Santa Barbara school board voted to yank the contract of Santa Barbara builder David Lack. Read story.

Thursday, July 23, 2009

School Board Cuts Budget - Again

School may be out for the summer in the Santa Barbara School Districts, but that sure didn't make things any easier for the Board of Education this week. Read story.

Thursday, June 18, 2009

School Board Eyes Dismal Financial Future

State budget woes threaten to eliminate even more millions of dollars. Read story.

Thursday, May 28, 2009

School Board Begins Budget Blood Bath

A menu of rather grim options were considered to gain the $3 million the board needs to make in cuts. Read story.

Thursday, April 16, 2009

School Board Struggle Pits Noel Against Sarvis

An old-fashioned food fight has broken out in recent weeks at the Santa Barbara School Board. Read story.

Thursday, December 18, 2008

School Board Allocates Funds for Gang Interventionists

How these "outreach workers" will function is yet to be determined. Read story.

Thursday, September 25, 2008

School Board Candidate Deadline

With August 13 the deadline for would-be Santa Barbara School Board members to throw their hats in the ring for this November's election, the normally hotly contested race finds itself with more open seats than officially declared prospective board members. Read story.

Thursday, August 7, 2008

Santa Barbara School Board Seeks Revenue Sources

Explores developing or renting district-owned land. Read story.

Wednesday, May 28, 2008

School Board Budget Update

San Marcos teachers approve parity. Read story.

Thursday, May 1, 2008

Billy Collins & Aimee Mann

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