'Nothing really simple'
Last updated 6/20/2019 at 8:48am
As school districts across the region announce significant layoff plans, Cheney School District officials have said they have no plan to do so. While no doubt a relief to many West Plains parents and teachers, it also sparks the question: how is Cheney managing its money, and how is the district coping with the onslaught of education funding changes authorized by the state Legislature in its most recent session?
Cheney Finance Director Jamie Weingart said long-term success is all about compromise and foresight.
“A large part of Cheney’s success is due to the positive r...