Midland ISD Approves Budget

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

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.