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Bridgeport schools host conversation on budget

November 27, 2018

BRIDGEPORT — The city school district is continuing its community conversation to illustrate the impact of budget cuts at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 28 at Hooker School, 138 Roger Williams Rd.

The session is one of 10 planned across the city in all council districts and is led by Schools Superintendent Aresta Johnson.

Recent budget cuts have cost the district kindergarten aides, home school coordinators, math and literacy coaches, attendance liaisons, and family resource centers. Principals at area schools will make presentations and questions will be answered.

Another session is planed at 5:30 p.m., Dec. 5 at Johnson School, 475 Lexington Avenue. To get the full list of conversations, click here.

Johnson has promised to share a preliminary 2019-20 budget request with the board in December.

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