The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District will be holding a series of forums to discuss the upcoming budget process for the 2020-2021 school year. The district says site-councils, together with everyone who is interested — parents, staff, students, business partners, community members, and elected officials — are invited to participate.
A forum will be held at Seward High School on Feb. 25 beginning at 6 p.m.
Liz Hayes, director of finance for the school district said in a press release from the district, “At the community budget forums, we will review the 2020-2021 (FY21) preliminary budget. Staff, parents, students and community members will have an opportunity to learn about our budget, provide input, and ask questions.”
Planning for the 2020-2021school year, KPBSD projects a budget deficit of $2,255,900. The FY21 projected expenditure budget is $144,776,830. On March 2 the recommended budget for the 2020-2021 school year will be on the KPBSD Board of Education agenda.