Sycamore Community Schools’ award-winning treasurer’s department works hard to support continued academic excellence while meeting the district priority to responsibly manage the resources provided by the community. The Board of Education and administration are committed to responding to Ohio’s budget issues with involvement in the legislative process in Columbus and with budget controls at home.
The Sycamore community provides outstanding support of its schools. Sycamore's residents approved a 6.5 mill operating levy in November, 2016. The Board of Education promised that it will not return to the community for additional operating funds for at least five years. The Board of Education also made the following commitments:
Since 2005, the Board of Education has used financial parameters to monitor and contain expenditure growth. Originally enacted in 2005 and then extended through 2021, these parameters provide a mandate to the administration to:
To meet the expectations of the community, the district will continue to control costs while preserving an outstanding school system. The Board and administration will continue to provide schools that add value to the community.
Click here for the Sycamore Board of Education Financial Parameters Resolution.