The June 29, 2016 presentation to the facilities advisory committee at EPISD contained this slide:
They are considering the closure of these elementary schools:
That’s thirteen elementary schools by my count. Let’s assume that the consultants are right and that the schools need to be closed.
In that case a lot of students are going to have to travel further to get to school.
As I recall Texas requires the district to provide bus transportation for all children that live two miles or more from their assigned school.
We see nothing in the financial workups that show the increased cost in busses, drivers, and fuel.
We deserve better