MDE Weekly Superintendent Mail

June 13, 2013

ACTION ITEM

Implementation of Tax Bill Provisions Relating to Board-Approved Referendum Revenue and Location Equity Revenue

Please see the memorandum from Tom Melcher, School Finance Director, regarding Implementation of Tax Bill Provisions Relating to Board-Approved Referendum Revenue and Location Equity Revenue.

The department will provide all school districts with details on the calculation of initial referendum allowances for FY 2015 and later, and the process for implementing these changes as soon as possible.

Questions concerning referendum and location equity calculations should be directed to Bob Porter (651-582-8851), or Terri Yetter (651-582-8868).

ITEMS OF INTEREST

ED Review – A U.S. Department of Education Newsletter

ED Review provides a bi-weekly update on U.S. Department of Education initiatives and activities. See the latest ED Review posting on the U.S. Department of Education website.

Minnesota Computers for Schools – Monthly Promotion

Minnesota Computers for Schools refurbishes donated computers and provides them to schools at a minimal charge. Learn about the Monthly Special on the Minnesota Computers for Schools website.