The Athens Drive High School marching band heads down Hillsborough Street during the Raleigh Christmas Parade on Nov. 22, 2014. Wake County Schools Superintendent Jim Merrill’s proposed 2016-17 budget calls for increasing the amount of money given to high schools to replace band uniforms and instruments.
The Athens Drive High School marching band heads down Hillsborough Street during the Raleigh Christmas Parade on Nov. 22, 2014. Wake County Schools Superintendent Jim Merrill’s proposed 2016-17 budget calls for increasing the amount of money given to high schools to replace band uniforms and instruments. Jill Knight jhknight@newsobserver.com
The Athens Drive High School marching band heads down Hillsborough Street during the Raleigh Christmas Parade on Nov. 22, 2014. Wake County Schools Superintendent Jim Merrill’s proposed 2016-17 budget calls for increasing the amount of money given to high schools to replace band uniforms and instruments. Jill Knight jhknight@newsobserver.com

Wake County school board considers how much to ask for in budget

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