Thursday, June 28, 2012

Rankin School District Reviews Budget

The Rankin County School Board held a budget hearing Wednesday morning and discussed expenditures for fiscal year 2013 - the proposed budget reflects a 3.34% increase over the previous year.

A few of the highlights presented to the board:

  • Fiscal year 2013 budget is $171,390,442
  • 19,164 students enrolled in Rankin County Schools
  • $7,400,000 monthly payroll
  • Rankin County School District 3rd largest in state
  • 5th lowest administrative cost in the state
  • Lowest tax rate in metro Jackson area
A copy of the presentation to the board is available HERE.

A copy of the proposed budget summary is available HERE.

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