Shelby County Schools seeks $71.5 million in county funding

Budget ask includes $64M for capital improvements, $7.5M for operations

By , Daily Memphian Published: May 30, 2019 5:26 PM CT

Shelby County Schools is asking for an additional $35 million in capital funding, and $7.5 million in additional operating costs to include support for a reading program and more English as a second language teachers. 

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Omer Yusuf

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Omer Yusuf covers Bartlett and North Memphis neighborhoods for The Daily Memphian. He also analyzes COVID-19 data each week. Omer is a former Jackson Sun reporter and University of Memphis graduate.


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