Money from the sale will go towards completing phase one of a new building for the Idaho Fine Arts Academy, scheduled to open in January.
The principal of Centennial High School will fill the top spot in Idaho’s largest district later this year.
“I have a hard time weighing who is at fault here,” Sen. Janie Ward Engelking, D-Boise said. “It’s certainly not our school districts’ fault. It’s certainly not our teachers’ fault. It’s just the situation we’re in. Hopefully we’ll have better insight next time and will do a better job.”
If the bill passes, districts could implement salaries and benefits without having to negotiate or agree with teachers’ representatives.
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Recall West Ada leaders said board members Amy Johnson and Rene Ozuna met with the group and are listening to families.
Amy Johnson was appointed board chair following a series of school board shakeups this fall in the state’s largest district.