Student Based Budget. Goals. To give schools the opportunity to engage parents and school communities in the budgeting process To ensure a understanding of student-based budgeting within schools and school communities;
What would your priorities be for this school?
Imagine your school has $10,000 to spend next year in the areas listed below. In what areas would you spend your money? Talk with your neighbor for two minutes about what areas are most important to your school.
Let’s talk about the decisions you made and why?
Just like real life budgets, school budgets have limitations. The amount of money a school receives is based on the number of students enrolled and only allows for SOME of the initiatives to be accomplished.
Your budget was just cut by 20%, so
now you only have $8,000 to spend.
What of your priorities should get cut
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