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New classes, Jordan donation on school board agenda

Original post made on Apr 21, 2014

New course offerings for next year, the proposed issuance of a facilities bond and a $250,000 donation to Jordan Middle School are among the topics up for discussion by the Palo Alto Board of Education Tuesday, April 22.

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Posted by numbers game
a resident of Crescent Park
on Apr 21, 2014 at 10:06 pm

Oh dear, first a $20,000,000 donation to Paly and now a $250,000 donation to Jordan. We seriously need to remove this board and teachers before they do anything else to ruin this district.

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Posted by parent
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Apr 21, 2014 at 11:32 pm

@ numbers,
You seriously think those donations or the nearly $400 million bond fund parents voted for themselves had anything to do with the board?

On the other hand, the fact that the money wasn't spent to also renovate Cubberly but the district nevertheless sent away Foothill to build their $40million campus in Sunnyvale, does.

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Posted by village fool
a resident of another community
on Apr 21, 2014 at 11:36 pm

@Moderator - May I suggest, respectfully, to consider adding this thread to the Schools& Kids category? (it is around town, now).

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Posted by Finally
a resident of Palo Alto High School
on Apr 22, 2014 at 12:26 am

"walk path around the fields area" at Jordan will be fantastic. My children are tired of stepping in dog feces. Jordan field is a huge off-leash dog toilet when no one is around on weekends and evenings.

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Posted by numbers game
a resident of Crescent Park
on Apr 22, 2014 at 8:19 am

@parent, you seriously believe those donations or the nearly $400 million bond fund palo alto residents voted for the school district have nothing to do with the board?

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