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January 23, 2013 | 1872 views | 27 comments

FLORESVILLE -- Still reeling from the state Legislature’s massive school-funding cuts in 2011, the Floresville Independent School District (ISD) board has spoken out by passing a resolution against school vouchers Jan. 15 (see PDF download of resolution below). . . .

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PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
January 27, 2013 5:32am
 
 
When speaking about money, one should always consider
the inflation factor to get a true perspective on the
true dollar value being expended compared to the past.
For ... Read More Read More
 
 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
January 26, 2013 3:17pm
 
 
ALVIN, ALVIN!!!!
I think that the annual minimum wage is a bit
over 15 thousand. Just nitpicking in the interest
of facts. Sorry to spoil your narrative.
I have ... Read More Read More
 
 
Alvin Charmaine  
January 26, 2013 12:38pm
 
 
They spend like $9,000 per student. Thats a minimum wage salary for a year. This is a ridiculous amount of money to piss away. In todays society you can mostly do as good ... Read More Read More
 
 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
January 26, 2013 9:36am
 
 
Puzzled......Interesting that you do not include
teachers and administrators as factors that differ from
outstanding districts to average districts.
If you are satisfied ... Read More Read More
 
 
Puzzled  
Wilson Co.  
January 26, 2013 8:18am
 
 
Prairie, I am not your research assistant. You can get all of the data you want on the website of the Texas Education Agency. I assume that is where Alvin got his data; ... Read More Read More
 
 
Alvin Charmaine  
January 26, 2013 7:26am
 
 
Floresville is average in academics
Above average in spending per student
Below average in spending on instruction per student
Above average (by two times) in spendnig ... Read More Read More
 
 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
January 25, 2013 12:57pm
 
 
Puzzled......Since you project the image as being
informed on the local system, maybe you can answer
my two previous questions.
l. What is the ratio of FISD employees ... Read More Read More
 
 
Airborne Trooper  
wilson cty  
January 25, 2013 12:34pm
 
 
Lets see puzzled, isnt that an anonymous name? Look Im not saying we need to cut the entier programs, Im simply suggesting that everyone across the board from athletics, ... Read More Read More
 
 
Puzzled  
Wilson Co.  
January 25, 2013 12:23pm
 
 
Spec ops: I am sure that the parents of the band members would disagree with you...and they are tax payers also. The folks who like athletics think we should cut the band ... Read More Read More
 
 
Spec Ops  
Wilson  
January 24, 2013 2:13pm
 
 
Puzzled can you enlighten us then, if you know the state laws?? Since we dont know anything, maybe you can educate us then. I happen to work for the district and can see ... Read More Read More
 

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