pink slips

Dry Creek, Eureka school districts issue preliminary pink slips

Two of four local school districts issued pink slips by the state-mandated deadline of March 15. The districts' board of trustees will vote on rescinding or issuing final layoff n ...

Districts prepare for ‘worst-case' scenarios

Over the past three years, school districts in California have been forced to cut expenditures by about 20 percent. “That’s $1 out of every $5. That’s huge,” said Mark Gey ...

Eureka school board lays off 21 teachers, eliminates 49 classified positions

Teachers and parents sighed and grumbled as the Eureka Union School District school board discussed the contentious issue of budget reserves, teacher layoffs and declining enrollme ...

Pink slipping a painful process for school board

The Board of Trustees of the Roseville Joint Union High School District, serving 10,000 teenagers and their parents at Granite Bay, Roseville, Oakmont, Adelante, Woodcreek, Indepen ...

Districts enter "pink slip" season

Although the state budget is still a gaping unknown hole, Roseville and Granite Bay school districts are scrambling to finalize their budget plans for the 2010-11 school year. With ...