York County School Division Strategic Plan

Goal 5: Efficiency & Safety


Objective: Allocation of Resources


  • Resources will be allocated to maximize student achievement. Annual budget documents will include quantitative and qualitative information pertaining to how the allocation of resources maximizes student achievement.

    • Budget reductions for FY10, FY11, FY12, FY13, FY14 and FY15 were made strategically to maximize student achievement.

    • Instructional expenditures were reduced in FY10, FY11, FY12 and FY15 less than expenditures at the School Board Office and in Operations and Maintenance.

    • No currently filled teaching positions were cut from the FY10, FY11, FY12 and FY15 budgets.

    • The adopted FY10, FY11, FY12, FY13, FY14 and FY15 budgets included the staffing required to meet the class-size objectives set forth in the strategic plan.

    • Extensive quantitative and qualitative information pertaining to the allocation of resources to maximize student achievement is included in the budget document and on the school division website.

    • Academic Efficiency of Dollars Spent
      In a comparison of per pupil expenditures for school divisions in the Hampton Roads region as compared to the ranking of pass rates for English SOL and Math SOL scores, the York County School Division was ranked 8th in per pupil spending; 1st in English and Math SOL scores as well as 1st in graduation rates.

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