Arlington School Committee – FY 2014 Budget Timeline

The Arlington School Committee is beginning its preparation for the FY 2014 budget. Members of the public who want to have a say on the contents of the FY 2014 budget should pay attention to the budget calendar that we adopted in October. Please mark your calendars so you can be informed about the decisions being made during our annual budget process.

Budget Calendar for FY 2014
Adopted and approved by Arlington School Committee October 11, 2012
Approved and revised by School Committee October 25, 2012

Month Date Present, Prepare, To Do
December 6 Hear from principals & dept. heads on priorities for next year.
December 20 Discuss School Committee priorities for budget and hear from public on these as well
January 10 Set School Committee priorities for budget.
Vote first budget number to Town Meeting (the bottom line)
February 14 First look at budget detail
February 28 Budget hearing
March 14 Final vote on budget
March 28 Approve documents for presentation to Finance Committee (FinCom)
Budget to FinCom