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Monitoring news of negotiations, legal developments, decisions

The Committee for Better Bartlett Schools continues to monitor news and reports concerning the imminent merger of school systems in Shelby County, negotiations between state and suburban elected officials and the Shelby County Commission, developments in the unresolved legal challenges, … Continue reading

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Bartlett residents learn about school system possibilities

News Channel 3’s Bonny Kinney covers the town hall on the feasibility of a Bartlett municipal school system. The Commercial Appeal’s Clay Bailey reports that “Bartlett residents say tax for schools is fair trade.” Meanwhile, Bill Dries of The Daily … Continue reading

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Calculating the cost of municipal schools

If the City of Bartlett chooses to set up its own municipal school district, what will be the cost to taxpayers? Fox 13’s Lauren Lee takes a look. UPDATE: SCS Board Member David Reeves says the estimates are “preposterous” and … Continue reading

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MCS waiting on Memphis for past due funding

Fox 13’s Lauren Lee reports that Memphis City Schools are still waiting to receive support the court ordered the City of Memphis to pay: The money issue between MCS and the city of Memphis goes back for years. In June … Continue reading

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