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Nov. 28, 2011ATCHISON, KS |  By: Wayman

School Funding Woes

It appears funding concerns for local schools are hitting both sides of the state line.

Several districts in our Missouri region have been reviewing finances and the upcoming state funding problems expected next year. Now, the Atchison Kansas district is also questioning how future financing is going to look. Superintendent of Atchison Public Schools Susan Myers says the 3 year financial forecast for USD 409 doesn't look very promising.

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The district is currently reviewing a 3 year financial forecast to determine the future direction of the schools.