Parent meeting with superintendent for big issues


On Wednesday at 10: a.m. and 7 p.m., Superintendent Steve Chestnut will host an informational meeting for Maricopa Unified School District parents and guardians.

The meetings will be held in the Governing Board room at the MUSD District Office, 44150 W. Maricopa-Casa Grande Highway.

Topics will include the 2015-16 MUSD budget, an update on the new elementary gifted program, and information about the new AzMERIT state testing system.

The content presented at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. will be identical.