Jenney Raise Rumors Not True, School District Says
by John Pape, FBN
Despite rumors to the contrary, Fort Bend ISD Superintendent Dr. Timothy Jenney has not received a substantial raise or bonus from school trustees.
The rumors began to circulate after the recent district TAKS results and state accreditation rankings were announced. Amounts of the alleged raise ranged as high as $100,000.
Several of the rumors also appeared on Fort Bend-related blogs. Some linked the raise or bonus to the accreditation ranking results.
According to the district, however, Jenney has received neither a raise nor a bonus...
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2009 FBISD Tax Hearing (On YouTube)
CLICK HERE FOR THE 2009 FBISD CONTROVERSIAL TAX HEARING (YES THEY ARE RAISING THEM AGAIN--see petition of over 500 district taxpayers asking for board accountability) --In case anyone missed it they raised the property tax rate again (4th time) in 2010 and more than likely will do so again in 2011 facing another projected 15-20 million dollar budget deficit, according to some media reports. ***NEW*** ..Petition TO STOP THE GSTC (Global Science Museum being planned at the district central office--near $30 million dollar project that superintendent Jenney is pushing): http://www.ipetitions.com/petition/stopthegcst/ (see update below on this apparently ending this project after 2 years)