Although some money was saved because of the pandemic, overall expenses will be higher for next year at Brookfield Central School District.
In a 30-minute meeting last Friday night, BCS Superintendent Jim Plows reviewed the first pass at putting the 2022-23 budget together. Most revenues and expenses remain uncertain at this time, he said.
However, some increases are known, although not the dollar amounts. The Teachers Retirement System will see a rise in payments and Plows said the school’s sports equipment needs to be replaced.
The cost of a new school bus is expected to go up $90,000. The needs for special education students are just starting to be determined, Plows said.
When the district went to remote learning at times…