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School district budget cycle has begun

...Peninsula Borough School District is starting the budget process four months early for the 2016-2017 school year. Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones is asking program directors to begin reviewing department expenditures and potential internal cuts...
School board goals focus on uncertain future determine where available funding will be best utilized. The series of public forums on pool use held by Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones gleaned critical information from the public, for example, Hilts said. Hilts said before the meetings...
Voznesenka lease agreement stalled

...month for the 6,068 square feet of building space, according to a Board of Education report submitted by Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones. That broke down to $0.95 per square foot monthly for those five years. During the 2014-2015...
Local organizations train for potential workplace violence

...woman doesn't receive support she might not come back." School district spokesperson Pegge Erkeneff and Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones attended the event Thursday. The two participated in roundtable discussions with other local entities...
School board considers fund balance minimum

...general fund balance for the first time. A 3 percent bottom has been proposed for inclusion in board policy. Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones said the decision to establish a minimum is in response to moves made by the state during the legislative...
School board OKs budget revision

...retirement systems, aimed at paying off unfunded liability accrued in the two plans, according to a board report by Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones. In total for the 2014-2015 school year, operating budget is nearly $270.6 million. Kelly...
School board finalizes budget

...move."The school district knew the final deficit when the state reached a decision on June 11. At that time Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones said he was still waiting on some final numbers including next year's Public Employees Retirement...
School pool fees may go up

...what facilities are charging in other parts of Alaska. "We are trying to determine what to go up to," said Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones. "The pools are losing a substantial amount."Board of Education member Dan Castimore said at...
School district prepares for high deficit spending

...million in total. It also raised the pupil-teacher ratio, which is a pattern that is likely to continue, said Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones."I think it's pretty clear," Jones said. "Eighty percent of our budget is in salaries and...
With state budget passed, school district knows final deficit

...incur any additional spending deficit from our fund balance," said Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones.The final projected deficit is just less than $3 million, roughly half of the anticipated $4...


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