Wake County school board members had plenty to say and plentiful ground to make up Tuesday, the day after the Board of Commissioners provided less than half the new schools funding requested. For board chairwoman Monika Johnson-Hostler, the lowered amount of money—$21 million instead of $44 million—meant the schools would have a tough time providing […]
Wake County school board members were gearing up to make tough decisions Tuesday evening after the budget approved by county commissioners for the next fiscal year did not fund their entire request.
After a long school year punctuated by a rash of high-profile racially-charged incidents at Wake County schools, the school system pledged to make race relations a higher-priority.
A father who’s filed a lawsuit against the Wake County School System and several of his son’s teachers alleges his son’s teachers assaulted the child on campus-and says race played a role in how his son was treated by the school staff.