The Finance Department oversees a total expenditure budget of $329,180,211 for the 2016-17 school year. This includes General fund operating budgets of $159,291,614​. The district staff and Board of Education take very seriously the responsibility of using tax dollars efficiently and in a way that best benefits the classroom learning experience.​​​

FINANCIAL FACTS 2016-17​ (estimated)

General fund budget (with LOB): $159,291,614
Per pupil annual expenditure all operating funds: $8,614 (See calculation)
Teaching salary range: $39,700 -​ $75,716 plus competitive benefits
Total assessed valuation: $2,844,560,408
Bonded indebtedness: $381,230,000 (as of 7/1/2016​)
Mill Levy: 66.254​