Sept. 20—This month, the Limestone County and Athens City Boards of Education approved budgets and capital plans for the 2022-23 school years.
The Fiscal Year will end on Sept. 30, 2023.
FY 2023 budget terms
For more in-depth coverage of the terminology and definitions used in the budget, visit The News Courier’s website to read the Aug. 27 article when the school boards first proposed their budgets for the 2022-23 school years.
FY 2023 capital plan
Capital Plan Capital Planning is the process of budgeting for system and campus growth and renewal for buildings, infrastructure, and land.
The FY 2023 capital plan projects through 2027.
The News Courier is working on sitting down with the board of education superintendents of Athens and Limestone for a conversation about the budgets and capital plans.
If you have any questions about the numbers themselves, what they mean for you, your student or the community overall, submit them to us so that we can make sure to comprehensively discuss with the school boards and bring you the most clear and concise information about all of the budgets and plans.