North Middlesex override passes; Ashb...

North Middlesex override passes; Ashby and Pepperell vote yes, Townsend no

There are 6 comments on the Sentinel & Enterprise story from Aug 29, 2012, titled North Middlesex override passes; Ashby and Pepperell vote yes, Townsend no. In it, Sentinel & Enterprise reports that:

The second time was the charm for the North Middlesex Regional School District, as a Proposition 2 1/2 override passed in both Ashby and Pepperell, despite failing to garner support in Townsend.

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jill

United States

#1 Aug 29, 2012
Oh goodie ... more raises for administrators. More useless admin positions, no improvement in schools performance. Well done folks.
Empty pockets

Leominster, MA

#2 Aug 30, 2012
So how does Townsend pay the bill now?
me again

Haverhill, MA

#3 Aug 30, 2012
Empty pockets wrote:
So how does Townsend pay the bill now?
The bill was there no matter what. Hopefully Townsend can look realistically at their expenses and creatively find the $400k they need. That really isn't that much. They are capable. Let's hope their selectman and dedicated employees and volunteers are committed to the task.
MollyP

Gardner, MA

#4 Sep 3, 2012
jill wrote:
Oh goodie ... more raises for administrators. More useless admin positions, no improvement in schools performance. Well done folks.
How very rght you are!!!..This district has always been heavy with administrators!
MollyP

Gardner, MA

#5 Sep 3, 2012
How right you are! This district has been heavy with administrators for years.
pats2012

Gardner, MA

#6 Sep 3, 2012
Since 2002 student population has decreased at a rate of 20%, teacher/personnel has decreased at a rate of 20%, and administration has decreasd at a rate of 31%.

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