Tag Archive: Judy Downing

Aug 31 2011

Teachers worth their hire

This is a good time to be going to work for the Pine Tree Independent School District (PTISD.)  Staff there will soon be receiving a substantial salary increase.  Unlike many school districts statewide, Pine Tree employees have not been victimized by the current economic downturn and have been able not only to keep their jobs, …

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Jun 21 2011

Pine Tree ISD rated

Credit analysts Russell Brice and Apple Lo, from Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services recently visited Pine Tree Independent School District for the purpose of evaluating the District’s credit rating.  Ratings are provided by organizations such as Standard & Poor’s, which specialize in evaluating credit risk, for the purpose of rating the underlying financial risk of …

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Mar 31 2011

PTISD earns Leadership Circle Award for financial transparency

Pine Tree ISD has joined the Texas Comptroller Leadership Circle Award winners for their success in implementing financial transparency. Pine Tree ISD has earned a Gold Leadership Circle Award for setting the bar for financial transparency and opening the financial books to the public. The Texas Comptroller’s Leadership Circle program recognizes local governments across Texas …

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