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Grand Coulee Dam School budget balanced, but not for long


The school district will draw on reserves to run Lake Roosevelt Schools for the next couple years, a budget approved last week shows, but financial losses are projected in later years, an issue the superintendent hopes to solve.

Grand Coulee Dam School District directors at a July 22 meeting approved a 2019-20 school year budget of approximately $12.9 million in expenditures, up from $12 million last year.

With an anticipated enrollment in kindergarten through 12th grades of 701 students, that makes for an average of $18,400 per student.

Much of the budget is for “Regular Instruction,â€...

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