The Mat-Su Borough School District has released its preliminary budget for the fiscal year ending next summer. On Thursday, school officials were at Su-Valley Junior and Senior High School to present the budget and answer questions.
According to the preliminary budget, the school district could be entering a period of structural deficit. That deficit projection begins at $6.4 million for the 2016 fiscal year, and grows to $10.6 million by 2019 using the current budget assumptions. (more…)