The Hall Monitor Archive: December, 2010

Schools, district administrative offices open tomorrow

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The year's first and last major snowstorm shut down schools today, but staff are expected to report to school bright and early tomorrow morning... Read more

Early learning centers, some schools closed tomorrow

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Due to the snowstorm, all district Early Learning Centers will be closed on Monday. So will schools with 12-month principals and assistant... Read more

Dwight Evans: school district will face "huge challenge" with budget

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Voicing his own concern over the school district's pending budget crisis, State Rep. Dwight Evans today said that governor-elect Tom Corbett... Read more

Corbett names Charles Zogby budget secretary

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Republican Gov-elect Tom Corbett has named Charles Zogby, a former state Education Secretary, as his Budget Secretary. Zogby, 48, of Mechanicsburg... Read more

Attorney General won't join Ackerman investigation

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The Attorney General's Office will not be investigating the decision of Superintendent Arlene Ackerman to award a $7.5 million contract to... Read more

Auditor General asked to investigate Ackerman over contracts

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Acting Education Secretary Thomas Gluck has asked the Auditor General to help investigate Superintendent Arlene Ackerman’s decision to... Read more

Group gives city money to boost number of college grads

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The Lenfest Foundation has donated a $750,000 to fund city efforts to increase the number of residents who complete college. The grant will... Read more

A laundry list of supporters to defend Ackerman at SRC

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An exorbitant number of speakers have registered to speak at the School Reform Commission’s 2p.m. meeting today to rally behind Superintendent... Read more