Patrick Twomey

Contract Extended
1:58 pm
Thu May 22, 2014

Macomb School Board Pleased with Supt’s Performance

Credit Rich Egger

The contract of Macomb School Superintendent Patrick Twomey is being extended by two years.

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$500K in Savings & Revenue
2:11 pm
Tue March 18, 2014

MSD Cost Containment Plan Finalized

After months of planning and plenty of public input, the Macomb Board of Education unanimously approved the district’s cost containment plan.

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Cost Containment Plan
10:53 pm
Mon February 24, 2014

Macomb School Savings Mostly Through Attrition

Credit Rich Egger

Macomb School District Superintendent Patrick Twomey has released his recommended cost containment plan to fill a projected $500,000 budget gap for next school year.

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Plan Forthcoming
3:58 pm
Wed February 19, 2014

Budget Adjustments for Macomb Schools

The Board of Education’s Finance Committee is recommending Superintendent Patrick Twomey come up with $500,000 worth of cuts and increased revenues for next school year.

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Tough Winter in the Tri States
6:07 pm
Tue January 28, 2014

Deciding Whether to Cancel School

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To hold classes or not hold classes.  That is the difficult decision school districts around the region have faced numerous times already this year due to the bitterly cold and snowy conditions.

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Macomb School District
5:42 pm
Fri January 17, 2014

MEA Ratifies Contract

Teachers in the Macomb School District are one step closer to having a new contract.

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Contract Stalemate Continues
11:06 pm
Mon December 16, 2013

Macomb Teachers Take Job Action

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Members of the Macomb Education Association used the “Work to the Rule” strategy Monday as their contract stalemate with the district drags on.

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Informal Talks Held
5:16 pm
Thu December 12, 2013

Progress in Macomb Teacher Contract Talks

Teachers picketing at Chandler Park
Credit Rich Egger

Representatives from the Macomb School District and the Macomb Education Association held an informal meeting Wednesday night as they try to reach agreement on a new contract.

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Proposals Go To ILRB
12:07 pm
Tue November 26, 2013

Macomb Teachers, District Make Final Contract Offers

Picketing signs at Chandler Park
Credit Rich Egger

Both the Macomb School District and the Macomb Education Association said they have issued their “best and final” contract offers.

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Teachers Disheartened
3:29 pm
Fri November 22, 2013

Impasse Declared in Teacher Contract Talks

Teachers rallied at Chandler Park on Monday, November 18
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The Macomb School District has declared that contract talks with the Macomb Education Association have reached an impasse.

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