Archives: Columbus Public Schools

Columbus School Levy: Voters Decide

The Columbus Board of Education recently voted to include a property-tax hike question on the November ballot. If approved, it would raise taxes about $315 per year per $100,000 of property, which would help charter schools, expand classrooms, upgrade equipment and more. This hour we’ll talk about the levy, its supporters and detractors.

Penick vs. Board of Education

Penick vs. Board of Education, the landmark court case that led to the desegregation of the Columbus Public Schools in 1977