Proposed Budget Cut Quick Facts

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On May 3, 2011, district administrators presented a proposed budget to the Greater Latrobe

School Board. Here are the quick facts about the proposed budget. 

  • 27 staff or intern positions eliminated
    • 2 administration positions
    • 6 personal care assistants
    • 11 full time educators
    • 4 interns
    • 1 custodial position
    • 1 computer technician
    • 2 secretarial position 
  • $100 annual pay to participate payment for junior varsity and varsity athletes
  • $50 annual payment for juniors and seniors to obtain a parking pass
  • $55 to take Driver’s Ed theory course
    • Offered three times a school year and once over the summer
    • During the school year will consist of three two week sessions from 2:45-4:45, Monday- Thursday
  • $50 per session for on road driving instruction, $300 for a total of six sessions
  • $25,000 will no longer be contributed to both food service and athletic funds
  • More than 10% in department budget cuts
  • $200,000 removed from technology budget. This will delay laptop upgrades for both teachers and students
  • Transportation funding for field trips is cut