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School board weighs proposals for campus police

LOS ANGELES — Despite vocal public calls for defunding, the Los Angeles Unified School District school board rejected a proposal that would have slashed 90% of the School Police Department’s budget by 2024. The proposal by board member Monica Garcia called for the School Police budget to be reduced by 50% in the 2021-22 fiscal Read More…

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LAUSD board pushes start of school year back one week

LOS ANGELES — Classes will begin one week later in the Los Angeles Unified School District next year, then begin another week later the following year under a plan approved Sept. 20 by the Board of Education. Three board members — Richard Vladovic, George McKenna and Scott Schmerelson — initially introduced a resolution asking that Read More…