Joint School Board/Board of Supervisors Meeting Budget Update - February 21, 2018

The School Board and Frederick County Board of Supervisors held a joint meeting regarding the Superintendent’s Proposed FY19 Budget on February 21, 2018. During the meeting, School Board Chairman John Lamanna thanked the supervisors for their willingness to meet with the School Board to discuss the Superintendent’s Proposed FY19 Budget.  

Schools Superintendent David Sovine presented his proposed budget for FY19 to both Boards. Following the presentation, Dr. Sovine and staff responded to questions from members of the Board of Supervisors regarding estimated health insurance rate increases, teacher salaries, the cost of restoring ninth grade athletics, the need for replacement school buses, vacant teaching positions and building maintenance.