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VPS projects $14.3 million budget shortfall in 2019-20

February 15th, 2019|0 Comments

Vancouver Public Schools is anticipating a decline in student enrollment for the 2019-20 school year that will further compound a projected budget shortfall. The district’s enrollment analysis is consistent with projections independently gathered periodically by [...]


Board adopts 2018-19 budget

August 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

The board of directors approved Resolution 799 adopting the 2018-19 budget at the Aug. 14 school board meeting. Chief Fiscal Officer Brett Blechschmidt presented key highlights of the budget during a public hearing at the [...]


Brett BlechschmidtChief fiscal officer

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Budget timeline

  • Aug. 14 – Public hearing and adoption of 2018-19 final budget by board of directors

  • July 10 – Presentation of four-year budget outlook

  • June 20 – Detailed review of new budget accountability, transparency and sustainability provisions legislated through ESSB6362j

  • May 17 – Final budget recommendations presented to board of directors

  • April 26 – Preliminary budget recommendations presented to board of directors