Tom Shelton

$20 Million Discrepancy To Be Discussed Tonight

May 28, 2014
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Accusations of 20 million dollar spending discrepancy to be discussed tonight.

Josh James / WUKY

Fayette County Public Schools superintendent Tom Shelton is calling accusations of financial mismanagement completely untrue.

Under a plan released Tuesday by Fayette County Public Schools Superintendent Tom Shelton, the district would trim costs by $19.1 million.

Under a new plan put forward by Fayette County Superintendent Tom Shelton, schools could see a smaller cut in staffing than anticipated.

Fayette County Public Schools officials are working to balance the need for diverse schools and a workable busing plan.

Fayette Co. Schools Chief Offers To Take Pay Cut

Feb 26, 2014
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Fayette County Schools Superintendent Tom Shelton is indicating he'd accept a pay cut to help the district balance the books.

A plan proposed by Fayette School Superintendent Tom Shelton would use Presidents Day, Feb. 17, and March 21 as makeup days.

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A group representing nearly all of Kentucky's school districts is planning a study that could show lawmakers that school funding needs to be restored.

LEXINGTON, Ky. - In an automated call, Fayette County School Superintendent Tom Shelton expressed condolences for the victims of Friday's mass shooting at an elementary school in Connecticut and urged parents to limit their children's exposure to 24-hour news coverage.

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Raising the school dropout age from 16 to 18 will once again be a focus for the Kentucky Chamber and education leaders when the General Assembly convenes in Frankfort next year.