County chairman blasts CMS chief in latest chapter of school funding fight

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Charlotte Observer

May 18, 12:00 AM

County chairman blasts CMS chief in latest chapter of school funding fight

Elected officials and community members are deeply split — commissioners argue that they haven’t seen enough progress from the district to warrant awarding CMS an increasingly large part of their funding each year, but the school board says it needs every dollar of its ask to serve students, especially after COVID this past school year. Meanwhile, some CMS students say they feel caught in the middle.

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