The mayor has expressed interest in keeping one of the school district’s most valuable plots of land under public ownership.

The school district had previously agreed to sell the Mission Beach Center for $16.5 million.

As it scrambles to sell off assets to close its budget deficit, the county’s largest school district is crafting poor deals and botching great ones, local real estate experts say.

A look back at the issues we’ve covered in the local education world this year.

Trustee Marne Foster takes office, Evans stays on as board president and Beiser is chosen as vice president.