Sturgis BOE Presented With 2024-2025 Budget
By: Mike Stiles - Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Sturgis Public Schools Finance Director Ray Sterling (middle) speaks to the Sturgis Board of Education (file photo courtesy of Mike Stiles/Swick Broadcasting)

(STURGIS) – The Sturgis Board of Education has been presented with the proposed budget for the 2024-2025 school year.

During Monday’s meeting, Finance Director Ray Sterling shared the budget, starting with the projected local revenues. ...... {LISTEN}.

Sterling says he is cautious when it comes to State funding in the budget, especially the per pupil funding. ...... {LISTEN}.

The proposed budget for the 2024-2025 school year has projected total revenues of $40.8 million and total expenditures of $41.2 million. Fund balance for the District would be $8.4 million, which is about 20% of the annual budget’s expense.

The Board of Education will be asked to approve the budget during a special meeting June 24.

Also during Monday’s meeting, the Board approved an amendment to the 2023-2024 school year budget. It had revenues of $41.6 million and expenditures of the same amount.


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