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Seattle Public Schools Budget Office

The Seattle Public Schools’ budget builds on the work of our strategic plan and our ongoing commitment to eliminating opportunity gaps to ensure access and provide excellence in education for every student.

The Budget Office Supports

  • Resource Allocation
  • Budget Development
  • Budget Management
  • Financial Planning 

What We Do

  • Consult with schools and central organizations on the status and planning of their budgets.
  • Prepare and monitor the General Fund and Capital Fund budgets.
  • File state budget reports with OSPI.
  • Maintain accurate projections of revenues and expenditures to ensure sound financial decisions.
  • Provide research and assistance in policy development.

Budget News

2024-25 Budget Development

Read Dr. Jones introduction to the 2024-25 Budget Book and view highlights for next school year’s budget.

Safety Planning Update and Progress for a System of Well-Resourced Schools

Superintendent Jones provides an important update on SPS safety plans and on the System of Well-Resourced Schools Plan.

Well-Resourced Schools Community Engagement

SPS is committed to hearing your voice. Read the engagement report to see what our community had to say about SPS well-resourced schools.