November 29, 2011
LINCOLN MIDDLE SCHOOL — The Board of Education will hold a special meeting Tuesday to vote on a change in fundraising policy which would prohibit parent groups from raising money to pay for staff at specific school sites.
Instead, the nonprofit group Santa Monica-Malibu Education Foundation, under the leadership of Executive Director Linda Gross, would be in charge of bringing in money to pay for staff and programs that would benefit all schools in the district.
Parent Teacher Associations could still pay for technology, field trips, assemblies and other extras.
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