On Tuesday, January 8th, Dr. Toni Jones, Superintendent of Schools, presented the Proposed 2019-2020 Operating Budget to the Board of Education. This year, the Superintendent’s Proposed Budget recommends a 4.99% increase.
For a quick summary, read these three pages on “Targeted Enhancements.”
All parents are invited to attend the BOE budget discussions at 501 Kings Highway East, 2nd Floor or watch them on FairTV:
- On January 15th and January 22nd at 7:30pm, the BOE will hold Q&A meetings to review the budget.
- On January 29th at 7:30pm, the BOE will vote to adopt the budget, after which it will go before the town’s Board of Selectmen, then the Board of Finance and then to the RTM to be further voted on and adopted.
If you support the proposed budget, you can send this one click email to each town body now! The email provided has a short pre-populated statement for ease, but feel free to include any additional information.
Emails communicating your support for the budget are counted and make a big difference!