Friday, October 4, 2013 12:00 am
California school districts spend an average of $873 per student less now than they did in 2008, according to a report by the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities.
Thursday, May 2, 2013 12:00 am
An outside audit has recommended the Galt Joint Union Elementary School District contribute more than $300,000 to its retirement account annually to make up for a lack of funding in years past and plan for future costs.
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 6:54 am
Woodbridge Golf & Country Club
Thursday, January 3, 2013 12:00 am
The deal in Washington to avoid the “fiscal cliff” will bring a reprieve to California’s slowly rebounding economy, but uncertainty remains in part because Congress delayed action on federal spending cuts.
Thursday, June 21, 2012 12:00 am
Only students living outside city limits will receive bus service to and from school, under a plan approved by the Galt Joint Union Elementary School District board on Wednesday.
Thursday, May 3, 2012 12:00 am
On paper, some local school districts' reserves appear flush with money while layoffs and other cuts continue.
Friday, April 27, 2012 12:00 am
Faced with a possible $4 million state budget shortfall, the Galt Joint Union Elementary School District laid off 34 employees Wednesday, including library technicians and support staff, but delayed a decision on bus drivers. That action would have eliminated all transportation services, even for rural students.
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 12:00 am
The Galt Joint Union Elementary School District will eliminate most bus service come fall if board members tonight approve laying off six bus drivers. The cut is required after the district completed its recent second-interim report, which showed a growing shortfall.
Saturday, March 10, 2012 12:00 am
Millions of people each year stop off near the end of a grocery store trip and take a look at the bright machine offering scratch-off Lottery tickets. Then they glance at the handful of change from the cashier who rang up their groceries. Another glance at the vending machine is all it takes to convince them: It's a lucky day.
Saturday, January 21, 2012 12:00 am
Galt Joint Union Elementary School District trustees were told
to plan for the best and prepare for the worst when it comes to
next school year's budget.
Saturday, December 17, 2011 12:00 am
Galt Joint Union High School District students and their famlies
should not expect to see any change in their transportation
services for the remainder of the school year.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011 6:38 am
Woodbridge Golf & Country Club
Saturday, March 26, 2011 12:00 am
Parents and employees of Galt Joint Union Elementary School
District are invited to provide online input on possible school
closures that could save the district $700,000.
Thursday, February 24, 2011 12:00 am
Charging students to ride the bus, closing one or more campuses
and eliminating intervention teachers are among the worst-case
scenarios the Galt Joint Union Elementary School District is
bracing for in the next school year.
Monday, November 22, 2010 12:00 am
At its regular school board meeting last week, the Galt Joint
Union Elementary School District board of trustees discussed a
number of potential cuts that may be voted on in the future. This
could include charging more to students for field trips.
Wednesday, August 25, 2010 6:31 am
WOODBRIDGE GOLF AND COUNTRY CLUB
Thursday, July 29, 2010 12:00 am
The Galt Joint Union Elementary School District tabled a
decision Wednesday to move forward with a $90,000 lighting retrofit
that was expected to ultimately pay for itself in the next two
years. After that, the updated lighting could save approximately
$42,000 per year, according to the Sacramento Municipal Utilities
Friday, June 25, 2010 12:00 am
The Galt Joint Union Elementary School District approved its
2010-11 budget this week, but it is already projecting hundreds of
thousands of dollars in cuts for the next school year.
Thursday, January 7, 2010 12:00 am
Below is a list of the employees in the Galt Elementary School
District who earned more than $100,000 during the 2008/09 school
Friday, March 14, 2008 10:00 pm
Working at a smaller school district has its benefits: a
smaller, family-like feel; more access to administrators; and
better chances of being promoted, to name a few.
Tuesday, November 21, 2006 10:00 pm
Council discusses bonds, commuter
Friday, November 17, 2006 10:00 pm
Council to discusscommuter
Monday, December 27, 2004 10:00 pm
David Richard Warren, 76, of Galt, died Dec. 27 at a local
hospital. He was born July 14, 1928, in Burson.
Thursday, September 11, 2003 10:00 pm
The next time the Boy Scouts need to hold a meeting in one of
the Lodi Unified School District's buildings, they might be
directed to a central office.
Monday, August 4, 2003 10:00 pm
With a peek into his rearview mirror, Pure Stock points leader
Jeff Ahl of Lodi can see Gary Shafer Jr. of Stockton coming up fast