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CESD Budget

Friday, June 15th 2012 11:00

CESD Budget

A $124 million dollar budget was passed on Wednesday for the 2012-2013 school year at Chinook's Edge School Division. 

Budgeted expenses exceeded budgeted revenues by $2.9 million, but after adjustments were made to reflect amortized capital expenses and other details it results in only a $1.1 million decline to the reserves.

Treasurer Susan Roy says the main difference from last year's budget is the way they're now allocating resources to schools.

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According to Roy, they reinstated the Family School Wellness Program, which allows social workers to be present in nearly every building.

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Roy says, while it was a labour intensive process, Chinook's Edge came out with a better budget overall this year.


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