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Napoleon Schools get state recognition

Napoleon's award from the state Napoleon's award from the state
NAPOLEON, OH (Toledo News Now) -

Onelocal school district is getting some positive attention from the state, andsome say it could be just in time for a levy issue on the ballot next week.

TheNapoleon School District is being recognized for a clean audit report. It's anaward given to the district for their timely filing of financial reports, andfor not having any citations, deficiencies, or questioned costs.

Schoolleaders are hoping this will give voters confidence as they head to the pollsnext week to vote on a half-percent earned income tax. They say they need thatproposal to pass to avoid drastic cuts in the district, which could include teacherlayoffs.

"Hopefullythis is going to show our taxpayers that we are spending their money wisely,and they can feel safe in making the investment in the school district," saidMike Bostelman, treasurer for the district.

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