Cheney district gets some good financial news
Enrollment ticks up, while fund balance remains solid and assessed value grows
Last updated 10/19/2020 at 2:40pm
CHENEY – School board directors received some good news at their Sept. 30 meeting when it comes to the district's finances.
The first came in the form of enrollment – which is showing a rebound from the first official count date figures from Sept. 11 that showed enrollment down almost 300 full-time equivalent students. That early number of 4,778.81 FTEs was 279.14 FTEs below the budgeted 5,053, with much of the decline came in lower grades
At the Sept. 30 meeting, Finance Director Jamie Weingart said the state Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction had provided school districts...