Agenda Item #44
Resolution Relating to the Flexibility of Categorical Funding
Florida Statute 1011.62(6)(b) grants flexibility to school districts to amend their budget by transferring funds from specific categorical programs to maintain academic classroom instruction. This flexibility was used regarding the Researched-Based Reading Instruction funds when creating the 2015-16 Adopted Budget for the Operating Fund.
Approve the resolution authorizing the flexible use of Research-Based Reading Instruction funds to assist in balancing the budget.
Information - 10/27/2015
Consent after Information11/17/2015
Authority for Action
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds
Karen Strickland, Director of Budgeting, Cost Accounting & FTE, ext. 610.
Judy R. Preston, Associate Superintendent for Financial Services, ext. 600.
Attachment: The 2015 Florida Statutes.pdf
Attachment: Categorical Flexible Spending Resolution.pdf