Spokane Public Schools passes $461.9M budget, reduce layoffs to nine

In April, the district announced 183 teachers would be laid off. Now, that number sits at 9. That's thanks to a combination of factors, including new money from the state, a board decision to dip into some reserves, and many teachers opting to leave the district on their own accord.
Published: 5:18 AM PDT August 15, 2019
Updated: 5:17 AM PDT August 15, 2019