Future Not So Bright For Ojai Schools

By Misty Volaski

Should Governor Jerry Brown's tax ballot initiative fail to pass this November, things could go from dismal to desolate in the California education system. For Ojai Unified School District, the failure of the initiative — which calls for a half-cent sales tax increase and a two percent income tax increase on those making $250,000 or more a year — would mean the reduction of almost $3 million from the 2012-13 budget. That is on top of $5 million in cuts administrators have already been forced to make since the 2007-08 school year.

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