The Budget Series
From the Superintendent - Welcome to the BUDGET SERIES
Where does the $ come from and where is it going?
Part 1: The State of Education Funding
Part 2: Local Sources of Revenue (Taxes)
Part 3: How School Tax Increases are Determined.
Part 4: An Overview of the Elk Lake School District Budget
Part 4a: The Major Causes For Budget Increases
Part 5: How Elk Lake Balanced Its 2020-21 Budget with a Revenue Shortfall
The Budget Series is a series of short articles that will be added over the course of the year to discuss education funding in Pennsylvania and issues impacting the Elk Lake School District budget, its financial position and its taxpayers. The purpose is to provide factual information to the community as to where the money comes from, where is it going and how the District continues to meet its high expectations in a responsible manner during very tough economic times. Please click on each links to access the article. Once again, articles will be added over the course of the year.