Harrisburg Pennsylvania Education Cuts

There will no longer be kindergarten for students of the Harrisburg school district. Harrisburg, the capital of Pennsylvania, is planning to eliminate all sports programs, bands, clubs and art programs.

Thirty teachers will lose their jobs along with as many support staff, according to a proposed budget passed Wednesday by the Harrisburg Board of School Directors. Class size would be forced up to 30 students per class in the elementary grades and 35 in the high school…

http://www.wsws.org/articles/2012/jun2012/harr-j04.shtml

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