school budget

School board president Margie Sherratt's surprise announcement that the board plans to cancel contracts permitting cell antennae at two schools dominated Tuesday night's news. We've got that and more, in tweets.

Alameda’s schools could be seeing a rosier financial picture as the state’s finances stabilize and changes to the way schools are funded are considered.

New budget projections approved by the Board of Education on Tuesday show the district continuing to eat into its reserves to cover its budget over the next few years, though Chief Business Officer Robert Shemwell said he thinks the numbers will look better by the time the school board considers a new budget in June.

Schools leaders are preparing to implement a transitional kindergarten program for young 5-year-olds. They’re set to lay out their plans for implementing the program at tonight’s Board of Education meeting.