Budgeting Resources

Tools, tips and resources to help understand school bugeting, finance and bond elections.

Legislative Policies & Priorities

OSBA Legislative Policy Committee's policies and priorities for the 2017-18 Legislative Sessions

Engaging the community in budget development

Learn from Gresham-Barlow School District how to engage your community in setting budgeting priorities.

Education Coalition charts on needed educational re-investment

Coalition charts

Bond and local option election data

Upcoming school district, ESD and community college bond and local option elections plus recent unofficial election results.

Budget committee process frequently asked questions

A quick overview of the budget committee process and frequently asked questions.

Shortening the school year

As Oregon's economic woes deepen and financial uncertainty grows, some districts are considering early closure or a shortened school year for 2008-09 or beyond. There are several issues districts should consider before deciding to shorten the school year.

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