Nearly half of California school districts service fewer than a thousand students, is this the best use of our ever shrinking budget?
And now an NBC Bay Area Editorial...
I'm Suzanne Shaw (NBC Bay Area Editorial Director)
Nearly half the school districts in California serve fewer than a thousand students. Santa Clara county alone has 31 separate school districts, each, with its own administration, and two districts have just one school each.
It's time to consolidate management and merge school districts.
There are many devoted people in school administration, maybe more than we can afford. They're not going to eliminate their own jobs. It's up to us to bring about school district consolidation and put our kids first!
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