Harrington schools may cut sports, staff
School Board trying to resolve budget shortfall
Last updated 8/7/2020 at 12:49pm
HARRINGTON – In a July 29 budget meeting, School Board members faced the reality of their budget projections for the next four years.
The district that serves just over 100 students in one building was considering a shortfall of $284,000 for the coming year due to declining student enrollment and increased costs.
Budget projections for the coming school year estimate 112 students will return to school, with 19 of those students having special needs. These enrollment numbers are down from last year’s enrollment of 125 students.
Projected revenues from the state, which include up to $65,...