Wednesday, December 2, 2009

NEWS RELEASE -- SD Unified Budget Town Hall Meeting is Thursday Evening

NEWS RELEASE from the San Diego Unified School District, December 2, 2009


Meetings Give Public Opportunity to Discuss Budget Cuts

SAN DIEGO -- The second in a series of budget town-hall meetings to talk about the future of education funding in the San Diego Unified School District is Thursday evening, Dec. 3, at San Diego High School.

With the San Diego Unified School District facing a budget cut of $80 million or more in the next school year, all San Diego Unified taxpayers, including parents and guardians, students, district employees and interested citizens are urged to attend.

Attendees will learn more about the budget crisis and offer ideas and feedback to Board members on the best ways to balance the budget for the 2010-11 school year.

The meeting will be held from 6-8 p.m. at the San Diego High Educational Complex, Performing Arts Theater, 1405 Park Blvd. (92101). Nominating Sub-District D Board of Education Member, Richard Barrera, will host.

The schedule for the remaining meetings has been revised.

-- Tuesday, Dec. 8: Madison High School, Library, 4833 Doliva Dr. (92117). Sub-District A, John Lee Evans.

-- Wednesday, Dec. 9: Mission Bay High School, Auditorium, 2475 Grand Ave. (92109). Sub-District C, John de Beck.

-- Monday, Dec. 14: Porter Elementary North, Auditorium, 445 S. 47th St. (92113). Sub-District E, Shelia Jackson.

# # #

Jack Brandais
Media Relations
San Diego Unified School District
(619) 725-5570 (desk)
(619) 607-0477 (cell)
You are a subscriber to the news release mailing list for the San Diego Unified School District. To unsubscribe, send a message to "media@lists-sandi-net" with the word "unsubscribe" in the body of the message. For an archive of these releases, go to