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Beaufort County BOE meets to discuss budget cuts

BEAUFORT CO., SC (WTOC) -

Coming out of the Beaufort County Board of Education meeting on Tuesday night, the school district said they will cut about 14 hall monitor positions, which equals about one for each middle and high school.

The district is also not adding as many teachers to classrooms if the amount of students increases. Also beginning in the 2015-2016 school year, students who want to play athletics will have to pay an athletic fee.

The cuts come after the school board was asked to cur $4 million from the proposed budget presented on Monday.

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