Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Board OKs Lockers For Mid Schools.

Byline: Andrea Schoellkopf Journal Staff Writer

Architect Estimates Cost To Be $100,000

Student lockers once banished because of security concerns will be added to Rio Rancho middle schools.

The Rio Rancho school board unanimously added lockers to the list of its spending priorities in a meeting Monday night, over the objections of Superintendent Sue Cleveland.

Board members couldn't say when lockers might be added because the money isn't available.

The district's architect has estimated the cost at $100,000 for the two middle schools.

Board member Karla Walker, whose three children attend Rio Rancho schools, had been asking the district to research adding lockers. …

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