I would like to comment on a letter from Cheryl Andrist in the April 28 News-Review, “Private school vouchers are hurting our public schools.”
Ms. Andrist said that the Rhinelander, Crandon, Tomahawk, Niagara and Merrill public schools lost roughly $430,000 total because money was “taken” from them and given to private voucher schools. She says we should contact Sen. Tiffany. Rep. Swearingen, Rep. Czaja and Rep. Mursau and tell them to say “no” to voucher schools.
First, private voucher schools cost us $6,500 per