“As a result of Governor Scott Walker’s state budget proposal that assumes no per pupil increase in state aid, the Mauston School District projects a $200,000 shortfall for the 2013-14 school year,” said District Superintendent Dr. Christine Weymouth.  Monday night the Mauston School Board approved proposed budget reductions and savings of $168,000.  Instructional program budgets will be reduced by $68,000.  The Board approved reduction of elementary section by $60,000.  College credit reimbursements will be reduced by $15,000 and the District will reduce substitute teacher costs by $25,000.