The cost of meals is going up, but some fees for classes and extracurricular activities are going down or going away.
By Christopher Brooke, Reporter
Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 5:12 pm (Updated: May 16, 5:13 pm)
HILLSVILLE — School meal prices will rise again, even as some student fees get lower or go away entirely, the Carroll County School Board discussed at its Tuesday meeting.
“We have new guidance on these so they were looked at extremely carefully this year,” explained Tammy Quesenberry, school finances director. “A couple of the fees were removed, and we reduced a few of those. The fees for core subject areas such as PE and English were removed entirely and we reduced art and electronics.”
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