Governmental Relations Resources
2015-16 Budget Info
A compromise State budget for the 2015-17 fiscal biennium has been enacted. For local school districts, this budget:
Line-item funding adjustments : Click here
Comparison of the major provisions in the budget for K-12: Click here
Teacher salary raises for 2015-16: Click here
K-12 public education spending trends since 2008 per DPI: Click here
There is a renewed push at the General Assembly to change how school districts account for certain LEA monies and require that they be added to what must be shared with charter schools. Learn more about this issue below.
12 charter applicants have been given approval to begin a planning year in anticipation of opening in 2016-17.
Click here to see where charters are located throughout the state.
NCSBA has published a report examining the different rules and laws that traditional public schools and charter schools must follow in North Carolina and posing some questions citizens and policymakers should be asking in considering these differences.
NCSBA Weekly Legislative Updates
Click here to read the most recent weekly legislative update issued by NCSBA.
North Carolina School Boards Action Center
Visit the Action Center website by clicking here.