The upcoming FY 2019 Operating Budget was discussed at the
Board of Education work session on December 6, 2017

FY 2019 Operating Budget Work Session Presentation

 

The Superintendent's Proposed FY 2019 Operating Budget will be presented at the
Board of Education meeting on January 10, 2018.

The following documents will be available to view at that time:

Superintendent's Proposed FY 2019 Operating Budget Presentation

Superintendent's Proposed FY 2019 Operating Budget

Superintendent's Proposed FY 2019 Operating Budget Summary

 

The dates for public presentation, review, and input to the Operating Budget for Carroll County Public Schools System for the 2018-2019 school year are listed below:

  • Wednesday, December 6, 2017. 5:00 p.m. Superintendent's FY 2019 Budget Work Session. No public comment.
    Work Session Presentation
    Charles I Ecker Boardroom, Board of Education Offices.
  • Wednesday, January 10, 2018. 5:00 p.m. Presentation of Superintendent's Proposed FY 2019 Operating Budget during the Board of Education Meeting.
    This document will be available to view at that time:

    FY 2019 Proposed Budget Presentation
    Charles I. Ecker Boardroom, Board of Education Offices.
  • Wednesday, January 24, 2018. 6:00 p.m. Public hearing on Superintendent's FY 2019 Proposed Budget (with citizen participation).
    Board Work Session on Proposed FY 2019 Budget - immediately following the Budget Hearing (without citizen participation).
    This document will be available to view at that time:

    Public Hearing Presentation
    Charles I. Ecker Boardroom, Baord of Education Offices.
     
  • Wednesday, February 7, 2018. 7:00 p.m. Public Hearing with citizen participation. 
    Charles I. Ecker Boardroom, Baord of Education Offices.
  • Wednesday, February 14, 2018. 5:00 p.m. Adoption of the Board of Education's Proposed FY 2019 Budget during Board of Education Meeting. 
    This document will be available to view at that time:
    Preliminary Budget Adoption Presentation
    Charles I Ecker Boardroom, Board of Education Offices.
  • Wednesday, May 2, 2018. 4:00 p.m. (Tentative date.) Board Work Session (without citizen participation).
    This document will be available to view at that time:
    Presentation 
    Charles I. Ecker Boardroom, Board of Education Offices.
  • Wednesday, May 9, 2018. 5:00 p.m. (Tentative date.) Adoption of FY 2018 Operating Budget during Board of Education Meeting.
    Charles I. Ecker Boardroom. Board of Education Offices.

 

To ensure adequate time to address all budget topics, the Superintendent will be observing the following guidelines during Citizen Participation
at the public hearings:

  • Citizens will be given up to three minutes to speak.
  • The Superintendent reserves the right to limit testimony on each budget item to five speakers. This will allow time for public comment
    on all budget topics.
  • Citizens may not display signs or posters. In lieu of signs, individuals are encouraged to submit written comments to the Board
    and the Superintendent.

     

Other important dates include:

  • March 1 - Budget request due to County Commissioners for review.
  • April - Presentation of budget to Commissioners.
  • May - County public hearing.
  • May - Board of Education approves budget categories.

Persons needing auxiliary aids and services for communication should contact the Office of Community and Media Relations at 410-751-3020 or publicinfo@carrollk12.org, or write to Carroll County Public Schools, 125 North Court Street, Westminster, Maryland 21157. Persons who are deaf, hard of hearing, or have a speech disability, use Relay or 7-1-1. Please contact the school system at least one (1) week in advance of the date the special accommodation is needed.