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Meeting addresses charter school's budget

by Krystal Paco

Guam - The Guam Education Board is meeting at this evening to address the Guahan Academy Charter School Fiscal Year 2014 budget request.

It was earlier this month the Guam Academy Charter School Council transmitted their over $4 million request to Department of Education superintendent Jon Fernandez, which was then transmitted to the board who are anticipated to take official action on the request tonight.

GACS spokesperson Therese Arroyo Matanane tells KUAM News the budget request equates to roughly $6,700 per pupil and includes growing the school an additional 500 students for next school year.

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