continued The adopted 2011-12 school budget totals $9,856,704, which was a decrease of $205,711 — 2.04 percent — from the previous spending plan of $10,062,415. The tax levy for 2011-12 is $5,249,280. That’s a $583,254 decrease — about 10 percent — from the previous levy of $5,832,534.
The next regular School Board meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, March 12. Budget approval by board members is tentatively set for April 16. A public hearing on the budget will be held on May 7, and the vote will be on May 15.
The JCS Board will hold its annual Cracker Barrel brainstorming session at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 6 in the JCS cafetorium.