DeSoto Unbiased Faculty District academics might discover out their destiny in the course of the district’s board meeting Monday. A multi-million greenback finances shortfall has put virtually 300 jobs in jeopardy.
Board members will vote on whether 277 positions, which embrace 166 academics, must be eradicated. The districts believes chopping the roles will decrease payroll bills enough to influence its $20 million deficit.
The vote was delayed over the past board assembly after the superintendent felt trustees needed extra time to take a look at all the choices and each individual concerned.
Along with those cuts, trustees have already voted to close Northside Elementary Faculty on the finish of the yr to economize.
The board assembly is scheduled for 6 p.m.