Audit Finds Financial Abuse In Struggling Duquesne School DistrictAn audit by state Auditor General Eugene DePasquale found that a former Duquesne School District superintendent and four other employees used district funds as "their own personal piggy bank."
Pa. Auditor General: State Failure To Reimburse Means Charter Schools Hurt Public SchoolsAn audit by state Auditor General Eugene DePasquale found school districts are hurting financially because Governor Corbett and the legislature no longer reimburse school districts when their students attend charter schools. KDKA's Jon Delano has the story.
State May Force Duquesne School District To Shut DownThe state may force the Duquesne City School District to close at the end of the school year. In 2007, the state closed down the district’s high school, but they still have more than 400 students in elementary and middle school classes.