Recently Iowa legislators finally reached an agreement on education funding for the state of Iowa. This agreement does not fund schools adequately, and unfortunately will result in budget cuts. School boards have a lot of authority when it comes to these budget cuts. When budget cuts are made, the first things to go are usually after school programs and electives.
An example of this is the Carlisle wellness program. Recently at a Carlisle school board meeting, there was a
It’s only one day away until the Student Voices Matter Rally happening this Tuesday! We have a few brief updates to share: Please dress in nice school clothes or business casual. Stay away from baggy jeans, sweatpants and sweatshirts. Legislators will take you as seriously as you are dressed for. We recommend dressing in layers as we are planning to be both indoors and outdoors. The predicted weather is 60 degrees with a strong wind. Please remember that students or the schoo