City tuition rates announced

The Elizabethton City School System has released tuition rates for the 2002-2003 school year. The rates were approved at the April meeting of the Elizabethton City School Board.
   The rates include: K-8, each child, $600; 9-12, each child, $350 (no vocational discount will be considered); outside-of-Carter County residents, each child $800.
   A family cap of $2,400 per year will be in place. Prior to any rural student's attendance in a city school, tuition must be paid, either in one full payment or in two one-half payments (before each semester).