Two Important Public Hearings for all ACPS Parents

posted Feb 1, 2010, 6:31 PM by   [ updated Feb 1, 2010, 6:54 PM by Lisa Medders ]
Note: The School Board hearing may be rescheduled since schools will not be in session Feb 2nd. Confirmation or change to come.

ACPS School Board public hearing on the 2010-2011 schools budget
Tuesday, February 2nd at 6:30 pm, Monticello High School
Parent Council will provide light snacks in the lobby at 6:00 pm and will be available to answer questions.

Speak up to the School Board on any school funding cuts, such as increasing class sizes (currently slated to add one more student per classroom for grades 4-12; additional revenue cuts may require this for grades K-12). If you need any information on how the budget will affect your school, please contact your Principal or your Parent Council representative (see here for listing).

AC Board of Supervisors public hearing on the 2010-11 county budget
Wednesday, March 3rd at 6:00 pm, Lane Auditorium, Albemarle County Office Building
Parent Council will provide pizza and light snacks in room 235 (off the lobby) at 5:30 pm and will be available to answer questions.

Speak up to the Board of Supervisors on providing enough funding to maintain a quality education in Albemarle County. Parent Council is looking for at least five parents from each school willing to commit to attending this hearing and speaking up in support of our schools. If you are willing to attend, please contact your PTO President or your Parent Council representative.

Key points about the ACPS school budget are attached here.
Further information about how these hearings work is also attached here.

Lisa Medders,
Feb 1, 2010, 6:39 PM
Lisa Medders,
Feb 1, 2010, 6:39 PM