MIDLAND - Midland ISD had some big business on their agenda on Tuesday night.
The School Board approved their budget for the 2011-2012 school year.
It comes in at more than $162 million.
The budget includes a one percent raise for all staff members.
The district had to trim $9 million.
Originally, they were anticipating a $12 million dollar cut.
The tax rate for the school year is also down half a cent from last year at 1.1 percent.