Textbook rental fees going down

Families of students in kindergarten through sixth grade will see some relief this school year when they pay for textbooks.

Kindergarten textbook fees are going down $26.94, first-grade fees are dropping by $36.68, second-grade fees will decrease $37.68, third-grade fees will decrease $31.53, fourth-grade fees will go down by $37.23, fifth-grade fees by $24.80 and sixth-grade fees by $26, according to Debbie Harman, director of student learning.

Totals due for books and other fees will be reported in the annual back-to-school section in the July 27 paper.