Budget Reports

Our annual budget is a record of a our past decisions and our spending plan for the future. Our budget shows our priorities and is a communications document to tell our constituents, the taxpayers, about our priorities and goals.

Comprehensive Annual Financial Reports (CAFR)

Other Reports

Key Dates

  • June 30
    School Board must approve the annual budget for the next school year.

    Nov. 30
    Audit reports must be completed.

    Dec. 31
    Audit reports must be submitted to the Minnesota Department of Education.

Levy Timeline

  • Spring
    The county determines market values.

    Summer
    The state determines what can be levied.

    September
    The School Board sets a preliminary levy.

    November
    The County sends property tax statements.

    December
    The School Board holds a budget hearing (formerly Truth in Taxation), an open forum to educate taxpayers on the budget, explain upcoming spending priorities and how the school district tax process works.

    The School Board sets the School Levy. The levy must be submitted to the Minnesota Department of Education by Dec. 31