Transparency Reporting

INTRODUCTION
Section 18 (2) of the Public Act 94 of 1979.  The State School Aid Act, has been amended, which requires each school district and intermediate school district to post certain information on its website within 30 days after a board adopts it annual operation budget or any subsequent revision to that budget.  The annual Budget & Transparency Reporting is an opportunity to communicate or community on how we utilize the resources that are provided to us.The following information is required to be posted on our website:

  1. The annual operating budget and subsequent budget revisions.
  2. Using data that has already been collected and submitted to the Michigan Department of Education (MDE), a summary of district or intermediate district expenditures for the most recent fiscal year for which they are available, expressed in the following two (2) pie charts which were proved for the general fund of the district or intermediate district by the Center for Educational Performance and information (CEP):
    1. A chart of personnel expenditure broken down into the following subcategories:
      1. (1) Salaries and Wages
      2. (2) Employee benefit costs, including, but not limited to, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, and long term care benefits.
      3. (3) Retirement benefits costs
      4. (4) All other personnel costs
    2. A chart of all district expenditures, broken into the following subcategories:
      1. (1)Instruction
      2. (2)Support Services
      3. (3)Business and administration
      4. (4)Operations and Maintenance
  3. Links to all of the following:
    1. The current collective bargaining agreement for each bargaining unit
    2. Each health care benefits plan, including, but not limited to, medical, dental, vision, disability, long-term care, or any other type of benefits that would constitute health care services, offered to any bargaining unit or employee in the district
    3. The audit report of the audit conducted for the most recent fiscal year for which it is available.
  4. The total salary and a description and cost of each fringe benefit included in the compensation package for the superintendent of the district or intermediate district and for each employee of the district whose salary exceeds $100,000
  5. The annual amount spent on dues paid to associations
  6. The annual amount spent on lobbying services

Section 1 – Annual Operating Budget and Subsequent Revisions
2013-2014 Amended Budget
Fiscal Year 2013-2014 Board Approved Budget
Fiscal Year 2012-2013 Budget Amendment dated June 27, 2013

Section 2a and 2b – Summary of Expenditures – Expressed in Pie Charts
Fiscal Year 2013 Personnel Expenditures
Fiscal Year 2013 District Expenditures

Section 3a, 3b and 3c – Listing of the Collective bargaining Agreements, Health Care Plans and Audit Report
Current collective Bargaining Agreements (The District Did Not Have A Collective Bargaining Agreement for the Fiscal Year Ending June 2013)
Links to Audit Report
Health Care Benefits Plans

Section 4 – Salary and Benefit Description of Superintendent and Employees with Salary Exceeding $100,000
Director of Schools Salary and Benefits

Section 5 – Annual amount Spent on Dues paid to Associations
Dues Paid To Associations

Section 6 – Annual Amount spent on Lobbying or Lobbying Services
Link to List of Qualifying Expenditures (The District Did Not spend Any Money on Lobbying or Lobbying Services for the Fiscal Year Ending June 2013)

General Information
FBR Performance Description
Anti-bullying Policy
Annual Education Report
MI School Data