Budget & Taxes

The school budget is the biggest investment the community collectively makes with its tax dollars. District leaders work to make the most effective use of resources to benefit students, to develop and manage the budget in a responsible and transparent manner and to be accountable to taxpayers. Each spring the Board of Education adopts a budget for the coming school year for a community vote, which is held on the third Tuesday in May.

District residents will vote May 21 on the 2019-20 school year budget proposal.


Capital Construction Project Update

Changes have been made to the original capital construction project scope. Please refer to this document to view the recommendations made to reduce costs and for an updated project timeline.


Budget Updates

At the March 5 Board of Education meeting, Superintendent Wiles and Assistant Superintendent Sanders gave a presentation on the draft 2019-2020 Budget.

What are our priorities? What do our students need?

  • View the presentation for the 2019-20 Draft Budget for an overview of next year’s priorities. The presentation also includes a review of financial context for budget development, a summary of recommended proposals and what the next steps in the budget development process are.

We want to hear from you!

Join us this budget season and share your ideas, questions and concerns regarding how we can best meet the needs of our students and community. For a timeline leading up to the May 21 school budget vote and your opportunities to weigh in, please view the 2019-20 Budget Development Plan and Calendar.


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