Dallas ISD’s proposed 2012-13 budget amounts to $1.15 billion this year. That’s $23 million slimmer than the current one. There’s no tax increase, no employee raises, increased elementary class sizes and other cost-saving measures. The district is receiving about $100 million less than expected from the state legislature.

Download the full budget here.

There are a few town-hall meetings scheduled next week in our neighborhood to discuss the new budget. The first is 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 19 at W.T. White. The next one is 6 p.m. Thursday, June 21 at Hillcrest. Then, there’s one more the following week at 6 p.m. June 25 at Thomas Jefferson.


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