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Sandra
12-10-2011, 07:12 AM
Thought I'd post the links to the Chieftain articles concerning this subject here. Check back for updates, I'm still locating previous articles. I'll keep the most recent stories on top:

City schools expect $1.9M shortfall (http://www.chieftain.com/city-schools-expect-m-shortfall/article_a481d1b4-26db-11e1-b3c9-001871e3ce6c.html) (Thursday, December 15, 2011)
-- Board may have to tap reserves to make up deficit.

Closures before school board (http://www.chieftain.com/news/local/closures-before-school-board/article_97b6aebe-26db-11e1-9047-001871e3ce6c.html) (Wednesday, December 14, 2011)
--Another meeting scheduled today; announcement expected Jan. 12.

No date set on school closings decision (http://www.chieftain.com/news/local/no-date-set-on-school-closings-decision/article_081d44ce-2231-11e1-89f2-001871e3ce6c.html) (Friday, December 9, 2011)
-- The school board is still seeking public opinions.

Public: No school closures (http://www.chieftain.com/public-no-school-closures/article_4d0a0fa2-2166-11e1-b857-001871e3ce6c.html) (Thursday, December 8, 2011)
-- They ask Pueblo City Schools board for other options.

What do you think? city schools asks (http://www.chieftain.com/news/local/what-do-you-think-city-schools-asks/article_745b7b46-1f08-11e1-a0db-001871e3ce6c.html) (Monday, December 5, 2011)
-- Public hearing Wednesday on sixth-graders in elementaries, closing facilities.

Closure plan has middle-school focus (http://www.chieftain.com/closure-plan-has-middle-school-focus/article_37f88c62-1be2-11e1-b9ca-001cc4c03286.html) (Thursday, December 1, 2011)
-- Increasing student achievement, more learning options also emphasized

City schools overhauls closures plan (http://www.chieftain.com/news/local/city-schools-overhauls-closures-plan/article_0b013f08-1b1d-11e1-be7b-001cc4c002e0.html) (Wednesday, November 30, 2011)
-- New proposal aimed at bettering finances, better using buildings, officials say.

Millions put into schools may sit idle (http://www.chieftain.com/news/millions-put-into-schools-may-sit-idle/article_cefdd27c-1334-11e1-9964-001cc4c002e0.html) (Sunday, November 20, 2011)
-- Bonds authorized in 2002 improved five elementaries that could close.

Hundreds plead for their schools (http://www.chieftain.com/news/local/hundreds-plead-for-their-schools/article_ba827576-0b66-11e1-a6da-001cc4c002e0.html) (Thursday, November 10, 2011)
-- Parents, teachers, students beg school board not to close buildings.

School closure hearing set tonight (http://www.chieftain.com/news/local/school-closure-hearing-set-tonight/article_b05b7544-0a9d-11e1-ae3e-001cc4c03286.html) (Wednesday, November 9, 2011)
-- First of two public meetings to be held at Centennial High School.

An exercise in school closures (http://www.chieftain.com/news/local/an-exercise-in-school-closures/article_bd9fcede-0828-11e1-8ab6-001cc4c03286.html) (Sunday, November 6, 2011)
-- How committee picked its targets in Pueblo City Schools.

Hearings set for school closures (http://www.chieftain.com/news/metro/hearings-set-for-school-closures/article_380185ea-0500-11e1-8e28-001cc4c002e0.html) (Wednesday, November 2, 2011 12:00)
-- Two sessions scheduled, one next week and one next month.

Repurposing schools on Pueblo City Schools agenda (http://www.chieftain.com/news/metro/repurposing-schools-on-pueblo-city-schools-agenda/article_604fff0e-0500-11e1-aafe-001cc4c002e0.html) (Wednesday, November 2, 2011)

Closing schools (http://www.chieftain.com/opinion/editorials/closing-schools/article_1c5c63de-036e-11e1-b060-001cc4c002e0.html) (Monday, October 31, 2011)

Four schools targeted for closure (http://www.chieftain.com/news/local/four-schools-targeted-for-closure/article_7e4c4bde-0050-11e1-b184-001cc4c002e0.html) (Thursday, October 27, 2011)
-- In some cases, middle schools could include fifth-graders.

Loren Swelk
12-16-2011, 07:41 PM
Jeffco Schools has money problems also, but they are taking a different approach. (http://www.denverpost.com/breakingnews/ci_19565073?source=rss)