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September 24, 2019
Memphis district lays groundwork for new buildings strategy, sets timeline for community input
The new administration felt the former superintendent's plan focused too heavily on buildings and building needs, and not enough on how to improve academics.
September 5, 2019
Newark Vocational High School is open again. Its building is still closed.
Newark Vocational High School was poised for a grand reopening this fall in a renovated building. Instead, the school has been relocated while construction continues.
July 26, 2019
Taking a hit: Colorado school districts grapple with insuring against hail
Premiums are rising, deductibles are skyrocketing, and districts are having a harder time finding anyone willing to take on the risk of providing coverage.
July 9, 2019
Newark school buildings raised safety concerns. Why haven’t they been fixed?
Many Newark schools need to be renovated or replaced. But with the state providing limited support, the district is grappling with how to fund the repairs.
February 28, 2019
Some schools will get repairs but severe problems remain in Detroit district buildings
Nearly four dozen schools in Detroit's public school district will benefit from $9.7 million in facility repairs.
December 19, 2018
Aurora now has drafts for long-term plans that would affect school closure, and charter school relations
Aurora is looking at options for long term facility plans guided by educational priorities.
November 18, 2014
Beneath makeshift classroom, charter schools make a case for facilities funds
Charter school students bundled up for a field trip to the city’s oldest public park on Tuesday, but the lesson was more about modern politics than history.
November 14, 2014
Sidestepping cap issue, independent charters to push for facilities funding
Next Tuesday, charter-school advocates will call for the state to provide facilities funding for existing schools, setting the stage for one piece of the sector’s upcoming fight for more favorable legislation.
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