KPS will offer both online and in-person classes, allowing parents to choose which way is right for their families.
Distance is one of the primary ways to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. But the governor’s school reopening plan stops short of requiring it.
Governor Gretchen Whitmer on Tuesday unveiled a much-anticipated plan to reopen K-12 schools in the fall. The 63-page MI Safe Schools plan lays out requirements and recommendations for school districts depending on how severely the coronavirus is affecting them. Currently, most of Michigan is in Phase 4 of the governor’s six phase MI Safe Start […]
The district’s spending plan could result in the loss of three dozen teachers and 60 other staff.
Cuts will come from lower staffing, pay cuts, and eliminating programs.
Leaders say educators need flexibility in teaching during the coronavirus pandemic.
The district will hold a series of online listening sessions to get feedback from parents on plans for the fall.
State House and Senate leaders say federal money could be used to fill school districts’ budget holes.
A report shows that students in rural areas and low-income districts don’t have adequate access to internet service.
Portage Public Schools is searching for ways to make up for an $8 million budget shortfall caused by the coronavirus pandemic.