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Rural schools must endure legal ‘slap in the face,’ says Supt. Ruse

During their regular meeting held Thursday, Sept. 13, Superintendent Jim Ruse talked to the Gallatin R-5 Board of Education about the recently lost legal battle waged by about 250 school districts against the state’s school funding formula.

The Committee for Educational Equality (CEE) filed suit in Missouri in January 2004 claiming the state’s school funding system is unconstitutional. An August ruling by Cole County Circuit Judge Richard Callahan upheld the

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