After years of discussion a major change in the Southwestern Community School District could be set into motion tonight.  District officials began discussing a transition to attendance centers three and a half years ago amid concerns about declining enrollment and general state aid payments.  Three options were presented to the Southwestern School Board in January, with two of them including a shift to attendance centers.

District Superintendent Brad Skertich tells the Big Z the transition would be a big change for the district.

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The board tabled a vote on the issue last month in order to seek additional input from parents in the district.  Tonight’s special meeting will convene at 6:30 at Brighton West Elementary School.


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