Budget Cuts Announcement Today

School Officials Looking at $90 Million in Cuts; Still Facing $180 Million Deficit

WHO: Arne Duncan, CPS Chief Executive Officer

CPS Budget Team

WHAT: Discussion of preliminary budget figures

WHEN: Thursday, Feb. 14, 2008

11 a.m.

WHERE: CPS Central Office,

125 S. Clark St.—6th Floor

CPS officials will outline their strategies and challenges in putting together the FY08-09 budget. The school system is looking at making $90 million in non-classroom cuts. But due primarily to rising salary, health care, and pension costs, the district still faces a $180 million deficit.

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