School budget proposal includes job cuts

Posted: 8:00 PM EDT May 22, 2013   Updated: 6:34 PM EDT May 23, 2013

The Reading School Board is mulling over a budget proposal that calls for cutting 56 staff positions.

The proposal was presented at Wednesday night's school board meeting.

The district is dealing with a $12 million shortfall.

The budget needs to be finalized by June 30th.