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Public hearing on Wichita school budget scheduled

The Wichita school district has posted its proposed budget online before a public hearing on the budget set for Monday. The proposed budget lowers the local property tax rate and cuts about $22 million in programs and expenses. It presumes about $23 million in increased state aid in all categories, including funds earmarked for teacher retirement payments, virtual education programs and tax relief.

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New Southeast High ready for students

When Southeast High students start school next week, they will be at a new $68 million building at 127th Street East and Pawnee, the first new comprehensive high school to open in Wichita in nearly four decades. (Bo Rader/kansas.com)

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Wichita State students' innovative Zika approach

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Wichita State students' innovative Zika approach

Mentors greet students on first day of school 0:43

Mentors greet students on first day of school

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New school bus schedules for Wichita students

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New Southeast High ready for students

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