Big Foot school district budget
A look at the 2007-08 budget for the Big Foot School District:
-- The district will receive $45,721 less in state aid, but because of the districtís high property value, it already doesnít receive much compared to other districts.
-- The district is beginning to pay off a $600,000 loan for energy conservation, which contributed to the increase in the tax levy. The district continues to pay referendum debt from the 2000 building referendum.
-- Property values in the district increased almost 11 percent over last year.
Next year: $10.6 million
This year: $10.1 million
Next year: $7.8 million
This year: $7.6 million
(Per $1,000 of assessed valuation)
Next year: $3.16
This year: $3.42
Note: Percent changes calculated on whole numbers.