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June 18, 2019 - Budget Workshop Dates - Registration open -- Please register with the location you plan to attend

June 6, 2019 - Professional Development Final Expenditure Report - Submit by June 13 to receive payment on June 24
Instructions (message sent to sups and bdclerks listservs on June 6, 2019)
User Guide (2018-19 Professional Development)
Help (eligible and non-eligible expenditures) updated 6/7/19
List of LEAs with approved 5-year Professional Development plan (eligible for state aid)

May 24, 2019 - Grant Opportunity for USDs: Link to Safe and Secure homepage
SAFE AND SECURE SCHOOLS GRANT - Submit Grant Application by June 14, 2019

May 21, 2019 --  New Grant Opportunity for USDs:
MENTAL HEALTH INTERVENTION TEAM PROGRAM - USDs - Submit Grant Application by June 14, 2019 

- Announcement to USDs (emailed May 21, 2019 to Sups/BdClerks listservs)
- MHIT Program Application for 2019-2020 school year
- MHIT Program Guidance Document 2019-2020

UPDATE April 6, 2019: School Finance
House Substitute for Senate Bill 16 -- Legislature passed; signed by Governor 4/6/19
  -  Read full text of House Sub for SB 16 (enrolled) and supplemental note (summary)
  -  SF19-021 computer printout (Governor's Proposed School Finance Plan -- 1/17/19)
  -  Column Explanation  (Estimated effects on 2019-2020 school year)

Kansas Supreme Court Opinion on School Finance -- 6/25/18
Link: http://www.kscourts.org/Cases-and-Opinions/opinions/SupCt/2018/20180625/113267.pdf
Or access through the Kansas Judicial Branch website: http://www.kscourts.org/ click on Recent and Published Opinions (left side)

2018-19 Remaining Bond Authority updated June 11, 2019

School Finance Team Director
Craig Neuenswander

Questions about this page contact:
Sherry Root

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