School funding used to add staff

After the Kansas Legislature boosted general school funding above the rate of inflation last year and this year, districts statewide have added staff positions to replace losses since 2009 - and then some.

New school district employee reports available from the Kansas State Department of Education show total statewide fulltime equivalent positions of 71,154.2 this fall, the highest on record.

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The Scott County Record

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Scott City, KS 67871

Phone: 620-872-2090

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