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Music teacher layoff stands despite public appeal to board

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By Tom Larson

Sun Tribune

The Morris Area School Board voted to maintain a half-position reduction in the district's music department.


Supporters made a case for reinstituting the half-time position on Monday at the board's meeting in Morris City Council chambers.

However, the board in a 5-2 vote, chose to retain the budget reduction it approved for the 2009-2010 school year this spring.

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