2021-22 Budget Information

  • This special webpage will be updated continuously throughout the 2021-22 budget process. 

May 19, 2021 Committee of the Whole

  • The school board held a budget presentation during the Committee of the Whole Meeting on Wednesday, May 19, 2021.

    The preliminary budget totals $349,958,437. Currently, there is a $4.1 million deficit between 2021-22 expenditures and revenue, however, the district has available fund balance to cover the current projected deficit.

    The preliminary budget does not include a tax increase, and there are no proposed cuts in staff, services or programs.
     
    During the meeting, members voted 8-0 to approve the preliminary budget. Member Julio Martinez was absent from the meeting.


    To view the budget workshop meeting, visit our district YouTube channel at www.YouTube.com/RedKnightTV.

    The preliminary budget and budget presentation are available in the below document viewer.


    Next Steps:

    1. The school board and district administration will continue to discuss the budget numbers.

    2. The district administration will solicit feedback from staff regarding your ideas for available ESSER funding.

    3. The board will vote on the final budget on Wednesday, June 23, 2021.

2021-22 Budget Presentation

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2021-22 Preliminary Budget

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2021-2022 PDE-2028 - General Fund Budget Package (Draft)

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Important Dates

  • June 23, 2021

    Final Budget Vote - Regular Board Meeting

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  • May 19, 2021

    Budget Presentation during the Committee of the Whole Meeting at 6 p.m. The school board will have a Budget Workshop at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, May 19, 2021. The meeting will be livestreamed on our district YouTube Channel at www.YouTube.com/RedKnightTV.

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Tax Bills

  • If you have questions regarding your tax bill, contact our Tax Office at 484-258-7012 or by email at taxes@readingsd.org.  The Tax Office located at the Administration Building will be open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    Make a payment by mail:
    Reading School District Tax Office
    P.O. Box
    Lancaster, PA  17604

    Make a payment in person: 
    You can pay in person at any Fulton Bank location. Click here to find a location.