(STURGIS) – Sturgis Public Schools has a budget for the 2019-2020 school year.
Monday afternoon the Sturgis Board of Education held a hearing on the proposed budget. Business Manager Ray Sterling presented the information, stating that proposed General Fund revenues for the upcoming school year would be $33.7 million.
Part of the revenue is made up of money from the State which is the per pupil foundation allowance. Sterling says there was some confusion on the amount school districts would get this year from the State. He explains how Sturgis Public Schools came up with the figure they used for their budget. LINKC.
That brings the total foundation allowance for Sturgis Public Schools to $8,031 per student.
Sterling says projected enrollment will be down for the upcoming school year to 3,222 students. That is a reduction of 35 students from the 2018-2019 school year. With the increase in the foundation allowance, Sturgis Schools will see an increase in State funding of almost $137,000.
General Fund expenditures are proposed to be $33.6 million.
The Board of Education approved the budget by a unanimous vote.
(10-23-2019) Road Work Starts Wednesday In NE Indiana
(10-23-2019) September Jobless Rates Down Around NE Indiana
(10-23-2019) Constantine Approves Changes In Council Terms
(10-23-2019) LaGrange Bicyclist Struck By Two Vehicles
(10-22-2019) Vollmer Selected To Fill Seat On ISD Board
(10-22-2019) MSP Says Angola Man Injured In Crash
(10-22-2019) Westview Graduate Commended
(10-21-2019) State Police Looking For Missing Constantine Woman
(10-21-2019) Questions About LaGrange Compost Site
(10-21-2019) Unemployment Rate Drops In Indiana During September
(10-21-2019) First Of Two Railroad Crossing Projects Starting Today
(10-21-2019) Sturgis Man Struck By Vehicle
(10-19-2019) Camp Fort Hill Hosting Fall Event
(10-19-2019) Michigan State Police Investigating Stolen Truck
(10-19-2019) Animals Found At Edwardsburg Home
(10-19-2019) Former Michigan Governor William Milliken Dies
(10-19-2019) Quincy Man Facing Multiple Sex Crimes
(10-18-2019) Three Rivers Man Killed In Police Shooting
(10-18-2019) Miller Holding October In District Hours
(10-18-2019) LARE Grants Awarded