capital levy http://www.kplu.org en Seattle schools cope with crowding http://www.kplu.org/post/seattle-schools-cope-crowding <p></p><p>Seattle Public Schools is set to stop busing students to schools outside their neighborhood next year, but that move might cost more money than it saves. The situation dates back to Seattle's move to a system of neighborhood schools instead of district wide school choice. The district continued to give some kids rides to their old schools during the transition.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 12 Dec 2012 17:18:18 +0000 Gabriel Spitzer 7343 at http://www.kplu.org Seattle schools cope with crowding Want to weigh in on Seattle schools' billion-dollar ask? http://www.kplu.org/post/want-weigh-seattle-schools-billion-dollar-ask <p>Seattle Public Schools will ask voters next year to approve more than a billion dollars in taxpayer funding, and this week the public will have two chances to weigh in on <a href="http://www.seattleschools.org/modules/groups/homepagefiles/cms/1583136/File/Departmental%20Content/bex/BEX%20IV%20SeptemberCommunityMeetingSlides%202012%20FINAL_v18.pdf?sessionid=8db1800f02d20602efa9c04be6bc6e71">the district's proposal</a> and its priorities.</p> Mon, 24 Sep 2012 12:00:00 +0000 Gabriel Spitzer 6427 at http://www.kplu.org Want to weigh in on Seattle schools' billion-dollar ask?