The Board of Education's 2016/17 Budget Bylaw must be adopted on, or before, June 30th of the current fiscal year [School Act, Adoption of Budget, Section 113]. To facilitate this timeline, information was presented on issues and opportunities at the Board's Standing Committee Public Meeting on February 9, 2016. The Budget Highlights presentation included a review of the historical budget priorities, current funding and operating grants, and the timelines for developing the 2016/17 Budget Bylaw.
The Board of Education wants your comment on the 2016/17 Budget Priorities. Framed within the context of enhancing education for all students and building capacity of staff to deliver high quality education, the Board wants your feedback in setting next year's Budget Priorities.
Public comment on the 2016/17 Budget Priorities will be received by e-mail up to, and including Friday, March 4, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. The mailbox address is:
Personally identifiable information (name, e-mail address, etc.) from your e-mail comment will not be included; only the text of your comment will be collated.