Cheney school board adopts 2020-2021 budget
Nearly $89 million measure provides for flexibility under COVID-19 measures
Last updated 7/2/2020 at 10:41am
CHENEY – The school district board of directors unanimously approved an $88.77 million budget for the 2020-2021 school year at their June 24 Zoom meeting.
The budget consists of five separate funds, with the largest chunk being the just over $70.8 million general fund, which covers most operational functions. Finance Director Jamie Winegart told the board the district would be using some of the existing fund balance of $5.88 million to help maintain programs and keep staffing in place, but that they were in a “good financial position” to end the year with a fund balance 8.05 percent o...