School board revises budget to fund activities, instruction
October 20, 2022
The Petersburg School District board unanimously voted to revise its FY23 budget during its Oct. 11 meeting to account for $262,000 in one-time funding allocated to the district by the Alaska Legislature.
The one-time funding will make up for cuts to activities, instruction, and support line items made when the budget was first adopted in June-before the legislature approved the funding.
The initial budget did not include the $262,000 in one-time funding and was also based on a district student count below the 425 students needed for three school funding.
During its Sept. 13 meeting, the bo...