Budget adopted

As expected, at Monday night’s meeting, the Avonworth School Board approved the final budget for the 2019-20 school year in the amount of $34,339,313.00.

Additionally, Resolution 061019-A was approved establishing the millage rate at an increased level of 19.53 mills for the 2019-20 school year.

The board also approved purchasing the Carnegie Learning Math Program for grades 6-8 at a cost of $65,000.

Other expenses approved were the 2019-20 Renewal Coverage for the District’s insurance coverage for “Package, Property, Automobile, Excess Liability, and Errors & Omissions,” through Liberty Mutual at a total annual premium of $82,380; “cyber coverage” through PSBA at an annual premium of $4,248; the District Worker’s Compensation program renewal through PSBA/CM Regent for the 2019-20 school year at an annual premium of $116,357 as well as the 2019-20 Student Athletic Insurance underwritten by United States Fire Insurance Company at an annual premium of $6,950.