Mills Councilman Unhappy with NCSD

10/16/17
Submitted By Sefenech Henok


ONE MILLS COUNCILMAN IS SPEAKING OUT AGAINST NATRONA COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT, CLAIMING NEWS OF THE TOWN'S ONLY SCHOOL, MOUNTAIN VIEW ELEMENTARY, CLOSING WAS A SHOCK. COUNCILMAN PYATT SAYS THE TOWN OF MILLS WAS NEVER NOTIFIED BY SCHOOL DISTRICT OFFICIALS AND STILL HAVE NOT HEARD ANYTHING. HOWEVER, NATRONA COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT INSISTS ALL 4 PROPOSED SCHOOLS AND PARENTS WERE NOTIFIED FRIDAY OCTOBER 6TH. RECALL , TWO WEEKS AGO THE SCHOOL DISTRICT ANNOUNCED THE RECOMMENDATION OF FOUR  POSSIBLE SCHOOL CLOSURES DUE TO LOW ENROLLMENTS NUMBERS AND BUDGET CUTS.

PROPOSED SCHOOLS:

1.) WILLIARD ELEMENTARY
2.) FRONTIER MIDDLE SCHOOL
3.) MOUNTAIN VIEW ELEMENTARY
4.) UNIVERSITY PARK ELEMENTARY

OFFICIAL ANNOUNCEMENT OF SCHOOL CLOSURES WILL BE MADE AT THE NEXT SCHOOL BOARD MEETING 

WHERE: KELLY WALSH HIGH SCHOOL
WHEN: OCTOBER 23RD 
TIME: 7:30PM