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School finance litigation: district judge denies charter school claims

As mentioned earlier, last year the Texas Charter Schools Association¬†joined the school finance litigation, challenging the lack of facilities funding for charter schools, and asking the court to lift the cap on the number of charter schools. The trial ended … Continue reading

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Houston ISD can sell bonds to pay for facilities; how about charter schools?

The trustees of Houston ISD recently approved a $1.9 billion bond proposal for school facility improvements; voters will have a chance to decide in November. If successful, it will result in a $0.07 property tax increase. “Will HISD trustees approve … Continue reading

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