Article by Steve Corlew-
The Lexington City School Board approve the 2022-23 budget Tuesday night, June 8, 2022 without any increase in funding from Lexington City government.
The $8,057,324 budget was approved on a 6-0 vote with board member Carl Cooley absent. The board also approved the 2022-23 salary schedule on a 6-0 vote.
According to Director of Schools, Cindy Olive, the budget is funded in part with $1,062,000 from the Lexington City Board. That funding amount has not changed over the years.
Included in this year’s budget is a $2,500 pay increase for the system’s professional staff and an increase in the minimum pay for…
For the complete article, see the June 15th edition of The Lexington Progress.