gradient
goingon
TODAY IS Tuesday May 26th


School Board Holding Budget Hearing
Monday Jun 23, 2014 10:22am
Sturgis, MI

By: Mike Stiles

(STURGIS) – The 2014-15 School Year budget is the big ticket item for today's Sturgis Board of Education meeting.

During last week's meeting, Business Manager Vicki Watson shared the proposed budget to the Board. The projected revenues for 2014-15 are $28.878 million, which is an increase of just over $155,00 from the just completed school year. Expenditures for the next school year are projected for $29.858 million dollars, which is a drop of $114,800 from the 2013-14 school year.

Watson says forecasting into the future continues to be very important because of what is being done at the State level in terms of the per pupil foundation allowance. She says Sturgis continues to take a conservative approach when it comes to budgeting so that the District won't be caught off guard.

Following the budget hearing, the Board will meet in regular session and be asked to approve the budget. Other items on the agenda include the approval of contracts for food service workers and the hiring of two new staff members.

Today's budget hearing starts at 11:45 AM in the Board Room of the Sturgis Central Commons. The public is welcome to attend.

(05-26-2015) • Cycle crash in Steuben injures Elkhart man
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Fremont, IN
(05-26-2015) • Man injured in leap from car new Howe
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Howe, IN
(05-26-2015) • Shipshewana traffic stop leads to arrests
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Shipshewana, IN
(05-23-2015) • Sisters killed in fatal crash identified
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Allen County
(05-23-2015) • Closing Time: IED brought to Steuben Jail Friday afternoon
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(05-23-2015) • Meth trash leads to Kendallville man's arrest
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Kendallville, IN
(05-23-2015) • Repaving of M-86 begins next week
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(05-23-2015) • Colon Schools to outsource transportation
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Colon, MI
(05-22-2015) • Girl injured when bike strikes trailer near Goshen
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Goshen, IN
(05-22-2015) • Two girls dead, two others seriously injured in SR 101 crash
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: SR 101 at Campbell Road
(05-21-2015) • Scammers hit Mediacom customers
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Kendallville, IN
(05-21-2015) • Steuben faces signifcant exposure to hazmat
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(05-20-2015) • Elkhart man dies from crash injuries
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Bristol, IN
(05-20-2015) • Prairie Heights board approves teacher layoffs
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(05-20-2015) • Driver of burning motorcycle left the scene
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(05-20-2015) • Morgan Olson in running for huge USPS contract
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(05-20-2015) • Truck strikes farmer near Millersburg
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: CR 500 S at 1000 W • Topeka, IN
(05-20-2015) • Five hurt in crash west of Kendallville
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: 500 N at 500 E • Kendallville, IN
(05-19-2015) • Colon Schools begin superintendent search
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Colon, MI
(05-19-2015) • Teen driver seriously injured in Elkhart crash
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: CR 17 near CR 10 • Elkhart, IN
(05-19-2015) • Fremont Schools district to consider referendum
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Fremont, IN
(05-19-2015) • Steuben Commissioners seek solutions to radio woes
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(05-19-2015) • Elkhart man dies in crash Monday
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Elkhart, IN
(05-19-2015) • Girl injured when vehicle strikes horse
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Shipshewana, IN
(05-18-2015) • Landowners along 200 North to be paid for right of way
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(05-18-2015) • Fleeing man caught hiding in closet
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(05-18-2015) • Traffic stop near LaGrange leads to charges
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: LaGrange, IN
(05-18-2015) • Horse spooked, man injured in crash
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Shipshewana, IN
(05-18-2015) • Sturgis man charged following crash
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Howe, IN
(05-16-2015) • Middlebury crash injures Goshen woman
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Middlebury, IN
(05-16-2015) • U-S 6 crash seriously injures Kosciusko County man
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Goshen, IN
(05-15-2015) • Salem Center firefighters to get pet oxygen mask
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(05-15-2015) • Glen Oaks president gets good review
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Centreville, MI
(05-15-2015) • Sturgis Commissioners asked to re-visit dog ordinance
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Sturgis, MI
(05-15-2015) • Fort Wayne unit destroys bottle bomb in Wolcottville
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Tannery Terrace Apartments • Wolcottville, IN
(05-14-2015) • Steuben Council considers Regional Development group
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Angola, IN
(05-14-2015) • Kendallville Airport gets grant for lights
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Kendallville, IN
(05-14-2015) • Indiana Troopers to crack down over Memorial Weekend
LOCATION OF NEWS ITEM: Albion, IN






pfc

businesses