CHESTER – The second draft of the Chester School District’s budget came in slightly lower than what was forecasted early in the budget process, and after a presentation from superintendent Darrell Lockwood on the numbers and what they support, the Chester school board noted comfort with the figures. Lockwood has been working with school administration
SANDOWN – It was standing room only at the Timberlane Regional School District’s budget committee’s Dec. 9 meeting as the committee focused on the potential for the district to close Sandown Central School to meet budget objectives. By the end of the meeting the fate of the school remained at risk but there’s still one
HAMPSTEAD – The School Board now has the final estimated cost for a proposed addition and renovation project for Hampstead Central School – $4,189,717 – as well as a project schedule if the voters approve the project in March. But the board is also talking about including an additional option that would raise the price.