DIVISION MISSION :: We manage nearly $10 billion in state and federal funds and provide various technical support services to Local Education Agencies (LEAs), their schools, their employees, and the Department of Public Instruction (DPI).



FY 2017-18 Budget Information

  • Senate Budget Summary
    (pdf, 182kb)   LAST UPDATED: MAY 19, 2017
  • Comparison of the 2017-18 Proposed Budgets
    (xlsx, 113kb)   LAST UPDATED: MAY 19, 2017


Public School Business System Modernization

  • Plan Report (Draft)
    (pdf, 380kb) LAST UPDATED: MAY 5, 2017
  • Plan Summary (Draft)
    (pdf, 652kb) LAST UPDATED: MAY 5, 2017


Announcement from Home Base
HOME BASE OPT-IN TOOL NOW AVAILABLE - We are pleased to announce (pdf, 93kb) the release of our new, secure Home Base Opt-in Decision Tool! If you have any questions, please contact Jamie Woodlief, Project Coordinator, at or 919-807-3745, or check our Home Base Usage for 2017-18 School Year Frequently Asked Questions.


Estimated Average Daily Membership for Charter Schools
Potential transfer of students from LEAs 2017-18
(xlsx, 28kb) LAST UPDATED: APRIL 26, 2017


Third-Grade Teacher Performance Bonus
(pdf, 14kb)   UPDATED 04/12/17


Salary Audit Exception Messages Crosswalk
The exception messages displayed in the LEA License and Salary Info Center, Exception List – Results screen, have evolved over the years. To assist with associating "familiar" messages of the past with the more current messages displayed; a crosswalk has been developed.
(xlsx, 18kb)


The Key to North Carolina Licensure Areas and Program Codes is provided as a reference to assist with interpreting information displayed throughout the online LEA License and Salary Info Center. Salary Analysts use this reference as a tool in determining the certified salaries of Public School employees when resolving salary audit exceptions.
(pdf, 222kb)


LEA Budget Planning for 2017-18
(xlsx, 190kb)


Charter School Membership by LEA - Survey Results

  • Maps - Percentage of Public School Students in Membership at Charter Schools
    (pdf, 509kb)
  • 2016-17 Summary and Results by Region
    (pdf, 110kb)


Highlights of the NC Public Schools Budget 2017
A report that presents charts and tables which describe how state and federal funds are distributed to North Carolina's Public Schools.
(pdf, 1.4mb)


SBE Expansion Budget Request 2017-19
(pdf, 208kb)   LAST UPDATED: NOVEMBER 16, 2016


Reporting of Fraud and Misuse of Funds


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