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More Hillsborough school cuts ahead, board told

TAMPA — Hillsborough school officials are bracing for another round of budget cuts after the November election.

Superintendent MaryEllen Elia warned board members Tuesday to expect another 4 percent reduction from the state. If that happens, the cuts to Hillsborough schools would total about $75-million since May 2007.

Board members also named Joyce Wieland Hillsborough's general director of exceptional student education.

She is currently principal at Westchase Elementary and will be working in both roles to help start the school year on Aug. 18.

More Hillsborough school cuts ahead, board told 08/05/08 [Last modified: Wednesday, August 6, 2008 3:57pm]
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