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2022-23 BAT Materials

Budget Advisory Team Report

A report of the Shoreline Schools Budget Advisory Team's (BAT) work from November 2022 through February 2023 was presented at the March 7 School Board meeting.

The following documents were shared:

Summary Report of Budget Advisory Team Activities & Outcomes for 2022-23

Budget Advisory Team Report (presentation slides)

Watch the presentation from the March 7 School Board meeting.


Budget Planning Update Presentation November 15, 2022

This document is a copy of the presentation provided to the school board in the November 15 study session, which includes updates to the school district's ending fund balance for the 2021-22 fiscal year.

2022-23 Shoreline School District F195 Budget

The F195 is the state-required format for reporting the district's budget for the fiscal year. While this document appears complicated, it ties back to specific structures used statewide, allowing for better transparency and reporting. If you have questions about our F195 or need help with interpreting information, just drop us a line at:

Another way to look at some baseline comparative data is using the Washington State Report Card, a simpler look at aggregated data for each district as well as statewide.

Those interested in learning more about school funding in the state may wish to read the Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction's "Organization and Financing of Washington’s Public Schools," which attempts to make the complex subject of school finance understandable to the general public. It is written for school board members, legislators, educators, and interested citizens. 

Budget Advisory Team Meetings

Monday, February 27, 2023

Meeting Agenda:

  • Welcome and Update
  • BAT Report Draft
  • Review Community Survey Information
  • Review and Prioritize Areas for Consideration
  • Share Prioritization Outcomes
  • Wrap-up and Next Steps for BAT

February 27 presentation slidesVideo Recording

Monday, February 6, 2023

Meeting Agenda:

  • Welcome, Agenda 
  • Budget Advisory Team and Budget Process Updates
  • Sharing Values and Priorities
  • Providing Input and Feedback on Community Survey
  • “Other” Budget Areas to Consider
  • Wrap-up and Thank You

February 6 presentation slides

Monday, January 9, 2023

Meeting Agenda:

  • Introductions, Agenda, Schedule
  • Current Year Budget Update
  • Budget Review/Refresh
  • Discussion of Budget Parameters/Scenario Related to Charge
  • Charge for BAT from the School Board and Superintendent Reyes
  • BAT Collaboration

January 9 presentation slides

Monday, December 5, 2022

Meeting Agenda:

  • Introductions, Agenda, Schedule
  • Norms Work Update
  • Academic Achievement & Vision
    • Instruction
    • Special Education
    • Categorical Programs
  • Legislative Overview
  • Current Status Update
  • Survey Tool

December 5 presentation slides

Monday, November 14, 2022

Meeting Agenda:

  • Introductions, Agenda, Schedule
  • Engaging Minds, Inspiring Dreams, Empowering Lives – Greetings from Superintendent Reyes
  • Race & Equity Impact Decision-Making Tool
  • Update on Norms Work Underway
  • Revenue 101
  • Expenditures 101
  • Questions/Collaboration
  • Survey Tool/Collaboration

November 14 presentation slides

Monday, November 7, 2022

Meeting Agenda:

  • Introductions
  • Anticipated schedule for BAT
  • Norms for committee work
  • Discussion of BAT website documents/resources
  • Budget 101
  • Budget issue as of today
  • Fund balance 101
  • Questions/Collaboration

November 7 presentation slides