Proposed 2020-2021 School Year Budget
Click the bubbles to provide feedback or click here.The budget forums serve as an opportunity for parents, teachers, staff and community to hear basic framework for the proposed fiscal year budget for 2020-2021.Chief Financial Officer Angie Banks and Superintendent Kelvin Adams will answer questions and provide information and insights on what next school year looks like. Much like a household budget, the district’s budget take into consideration the revenues that come in from local, state and federal sources and, grants and public/private donations. It also considers expenses including salaries, utilities, groundskeeping, maintenance and repairs, transportation and food services. Technical and educational equipment, supplies and materials are also included.This is your opportunity to learn more about how budget allocations are made and to ask questions and offer ideas and suggestions that could have impact on how district funds are spent. Click here to make a comment or ask a question directly of our Finance Team.
Ad-Hoc Budget Committee
The Board of Education of the City of St. Louis has established an Ad-Hoc Budget Committee to increase transparency in the budget development process and to enhance community input in St. Louis Public School financial planning by providing an efficient means of communication between the Board of Education and the larger Community. The Committee, which includes members of key stakeholder groups, is charged with gathering input and providing informed feedback prior to the adoption of the 2020-2021 budget in June. The committee’s first meeting will be held prior to the Nov. 12, 2019 Board meeting.
The Committee includes the President of the Board of Education of the City of St. Louis; a Board Member, the Superintendent of Saint Louis Public Schools; a District Administrator in Finance, Budget or Accounting; a principal; a teacher and a community volunteer.
Community members who wish to serve on the Budget Committee should contact the Board Office at 314-231-3720 or President Dorothy Rohde-Collins at Dorothy.Rohde-Collins@slps.org no later than Nov. 4, 2019.
Meetings of the Ad-Hoc Budget Committee will be open to the public unless a closed meeting is needed. Closed meetings will be held in accordance with Missouri laws.