Superintendent Proposes 1.79% Spending Hike for 2012-13

Dec 6, 2011 Full story: Patch.com

Interim Supt. of Schools John Goetz believes a $52.35 million budget will allow Monroe Public Schools to meet its mission of preparing students to be "citizens in a world where they can make positive contributions to the diverse and global communities in which they learn, live and work." His proposal for fiscal year 2012-13 marks a 1.79 percent ... (more)

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Yea right

New Britain, CT

#1 Dec 7, 2011
My family has a wish list too. I would be a wonderful world if we all had everything we wanted. The reality is that most of us have to settle for less. Looks like the School system needs to learn that.
1 and 1 is 11

North Haven, CT

#2 Dec 8, 2011
I find it odd that our enrollment has drop by hundreds of student in the last several years even to the point that we could close a school but yet our budgets only continue to increase? Must be new math skills I never learned? More students costs more and less students costs more???

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