BISD anticipates needing to reduce expenditures by $3.5-$4.5 million for the 2024-25 school year.
BISD is in this situation for several reasons, which include:
- Decrease in student enrollment
- Increase in costs
- We no longer have an excess in our fund balance (which is similar to a savings account)
- Washington State not fully funding the cost of educating students
Learn more by exploring the sections to the left.