The fiscal year 2017 budget that Superintendent Marcus Newsome proposed last night to the School Board continues to strategically reinvest in and reinvent public education in Chesterfield County. The proposal provides funding for the 2016-17 school year totaling $600 million and marks the first time that investment in public education has reached prerecession levels.
In this online budget overview, you can read more about these budget highlights:
The proposed budget will be discussed during several meetings that are open to the public. Meetings held in the public meeting room are shown live on Comcast Channel 98 and Verizon Channel 28 and are live streamed at chesterfieldschoolsva.swagit.com/live. Here are budget-related meetings:
Additional information about the proposed FY 2017 budget for Chesterfield County Public Schools is available at mychesterfieldschools.com.