Notice of Intent to Adopt a Preliminary Budget
NOTICE is given that the Board of School Directors of the School District of Jenkintown intends to adopt a Preliminary Budget for the 2017-18 fiscal year at the public meeting scheduled for Monday, February 13, 2017 at 7:00 PM in the Community Room at 325 Highland Avenue, Jenkintown, PA 19046. The Proposed Preliminary Budget is available for inspection and copying at the School District Administrative Offices, 325 Highland Avenue, Jenkintown, PA 19046.
Notice of Application for Exceptions Under Act 1
The Board of School Directors of the School District of Jenkintown hereby gives the following NOTICE that the School District intends to apply to the Pennsylvania Department of Education for one or more exceptions allowing the School District to raise property taxes by a percentage greater than the Index published by the Pennsylvania Department of Education pursuant to Act 1 of 2006 (“Act 1”). Special circumstances covered by one or more Act 1 exceptions require a tax rate percentage increase above the Index in order to balance the School District budget for the 2017-2018 fiscal year. This tax increase is required to provide a quality education program as reflected in the School District Preliminary Budget.