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Columbus City Schools officials say the district's financial outlook has improved.  

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The Columbus Board of Education has tapped former board member Bryan Steward to temporarily fill the seat left vacant by Dominic Paretti's abrupt resignation last month.  

A legislative aide in the Ohio House has resigned after sexual harassment complaints that were filed against him by two female co-workers. 

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After a nearly four-hour closed door meeting Thursday evening, the Columbus City Schools board unanimously voted to offer the district’s top spot to Talisa Dixon.  

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A meet-and-greet last night with a candidate for Columbus City Schools superintendent was cut short. 

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Over 200 parents, teachers and community members turned out at Marion Franklin High School last night, to take part in a public forum on the Columbus City Schools' reorganization proposals.

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An estimated 150 people attended a public meeting last night on the Columbus City Schools' plan to close Linden-McKinley High School.  

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The head of the Columbus Board of Education says one of the six finalists for a new superintendent has dropped out of consideration. 

Five months after the Columbus City Schools Facilities Task Force began to look at the future footprint of the district, the school board last night heard six preliminary suggestions on streamlining, realigning, and closing buildings

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The Columbus Board of Education is looking at ways to deal with shifting student populations.  

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The Columbus Board of Education  has narrowed the search for a new superintendent to a list of six candidates, including current acting superintendent John Stanford.

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As the Columbus City Schools prepare for the return of students Thursday, the district plans to expand use of online apps to boost reading scores, and is considering a possible new life for an old building. 

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The Columbus Board of Education last night approved a 25 thousand dollar contract with the superintendent search firm BWP & Associates. 

Eight months after former Columbus City Schools superintendent Dan Good stepped down, the district is still several months away from naming a successor. 

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The Columbus City Schools board waited until the last day to start bidding on the former Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow headquarters last week.

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The Columbus Board of Education last night laid out a timetable to hire a new superindentent. 

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Dozens of Columbus City Schools employees will be moving under one roof. 

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The Columbus Board of Education heard a proposal Tuesday from a high end developer asking for a special deal on a new project. 

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The Columbus Board of Education got some qualified good news on the financial front last night, and members say they are ready to proceed with the search for a new superintendent.  

After a months-long delay, the Columbus City Schools have once again agreed to sell Indianola Middle School to Ohio State University. 

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The Columbus Board of Education has again put the fate of the Indianola Middle School property back on its agenda - more than six months after it unanimously approved a deal with Ohio State University.  

Investigative notes from the State Auditor's office show Columbus City Schools officials interviewed in secret  four semi- finalists in the recently scrubbed search for a new superintendent. 

Columbus City Schools officials will revisit the idea of closing more buildings in order to help close a budget gap left by reduced state funding. 

The Columbus City Schools' board is launching a new search for a superintendent, after State Auditor David Yost suggested there may have been improprieties in the selection process. 

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The Columbus Board of Education last night approved a plan to cut 61 staff positions in the upcoming school year, as part of a larger plan to head off a looming deficit triggered by reduced state funding.  

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The Columbus City Schools' board held a special meeting Wednesday night, to hear about revised recommendations to the list of possible budget cuts necessitated by reduced state funding.

After Tuesday's apparent suicide attempt at a Massillon-area middle school, and a school shooting in Florida last week, safety is very much on the minds of school officials across the country. 

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The Columbus Board of Education announced Tuesday night the search for a new superintendent has narrowed to two candidates; acting superintendent John Stanford and Akron Schools superintendent David James.

 

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Columbus City Schools parents are getting a chance to talk about the district's proposed budget cuts. 

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The Columbus Board of Education has scheduled a vote on Monday night to approve a list of three semifinalists to become the district's next superintendent. 

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