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LA School Report | May 14, 2015

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What to do with a $4b surplus? Schools say they come first
Gov. Jerry Brown is expected to unveil his revised May budget plan today on how to use nearly $4 billion in unanticipated revenue. SI&A Cabinet Report

SoCal high schools violate graduation cap and gown law
Some schools are not communicating the law to students and their families, which is leading them to spend money for no reason. NBC Los Angeles

Many Pre-K & kindergarten students leave NYC schools unsupervised
There were 279 complaints about unsupervised children in 2014, including 160 instances of children leaving the school. Gothamist

Photos: The good, the bad and the ugly of school bond projects
For the past couple of months we’ve been looking closely at how San Diego Unified is spending funds from Prop. S and Prop. Z. Voice of San Diego

Students to present solutions on health, safety, environment 
Finalists of this year’s Intel Science and Engineering Fair in Pittsburgh presented innovative developments and research. iSchoolGuide

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