Christina’s Property Situation

Another major thorn in the side of Christina School District residents continues to be the very wasteful, $22 Million Pencader Building debacle. And with that issue still fresh in the minds of many voters, one resident raised the following question: Christina School District has 24 principals for 26 schools because they don’t meet a state requirement

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Consultants Get $112 Million DE Tax Dollars in 2015

At a Christina School District Tax Hike Referendum Town Hall on 3/16/2016, we raised the question, “How much are district taxpayers paying to consultants?” No clear answer was given since specific numbers were not available at the meeting, but the presenter assured us that the category of “consultant” was very broad and widely used by the

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Christina Cost Per Pupil Conundrum

There is no doubt that finding good, clear and actual information about any aspect of Delaware’s education system is like trying to find little needles within acres of haystacks. And that’s probably by design. But on the cost per pupil confusion, we wanted to give it another try, especially sympathizing with the stress exhibited by

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Christina School Taxes Up 25% in 5 Years

Contrary to school board member John Young’s protest, our assertion that property owners in the Christina School District have seen their school taxes go up 25% in the last 5 years is not completely unfounded. The resident who brought this to our attention took the time to sample some properties in the district using the

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