Ferndale Schools Could Lose Necessary Funding

Ferndale Unified in Humboldt County could face massive cuts unless they can ensure the state gives them necessary funding.

According to Superintendent Beth Anderson, the high school could be safe, but there is a possibility of its closure down the road.

With the Local Control Funding Formula, the district is one of six rural district that stands to lose $2 million by July 2018.

Senator Mike McGuire, D-Healdsburg, is leading the way in Sacramento to secure funding for the 500-student district.

Read more at The Times Standard.


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Curriculum

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 18:59

The long standing tradition of building a California mission from art materials, or assembling one from a pre-made craft store kit, will soon go the way of the dodo.

Technology

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 18:01

The Los Angeles County Office of Education is falling on its sword and admitting it messed up when approving Long Beach Unified’s accountability plan last year.