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LAUSD Hires 440 Security Aides For Its Elementary Schools

The Los Angeles School District is increasing the safety of its schools. As part of a $4.2 million plan to increase school security, the district has hired 440 security aides armed with radios to patrol its elementary schools.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/03/2013

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LAUSD Finalizes Budget Plan To Avoid Cuts Of Teachers, School Programs

The Los Angeles Unified School District board approved a budget-balancing plan Tuesday that would save the majority of school programs if furlough and salary agreements can be reached with labor unions and if voters support a $298 parcel tax.


LAUSD Superintendent Ramon Cortines. (credit: Getty Images)

Unions Decry Lack Of Search For LAUSD Chief

hen the Los Angeles school board appointed a deputy superintendent last summer, it was widely expected he would be first in line to replace retiring Superintendent Ramon Cortines.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/10/2011