FY 2015-16 Budget Information

  • House Bill 97
  • 15-16 Salary Schedules FAQ
    (pdf, 47kb)   LAST UPDATED: SEPTEMBER 30, 2015
  • Determining the Hold Harmless for Teachers - Examples
    (pdf, 83kb)   LAST UPDATED: SEPTEMBER 24, 2015
  • $750 Bonus Q&A
    (pdf, 96kb)   LAST UPDATED: OCTOBER 5, 2015
  • Comparison of the 2015-16 Proposed Budgets
    (xls, 131kb)   LAST UPDATED: SEPTEMBER 21, 2015
  • Summary of Special Provisions & Money Report
    (pdf, 39kb)   LAST UPDATED: SEPTEMBER 21, 2015
  • Governor's Recommended Budget 2015-17
    (pdf, 21kb)  LAST UPDATED: MARCH 11, 2015
  • Letter to State Budget Office - Requested Expansion Budget Items
    (pdf, 272kb)  LAST UPDATED: NOVEMBER 17, 2014
  • Requested Expansion Budget Items
    (pdf, 27kb)  LAST UPDATED: NOVEMBER 17, 2014
  • Requested Expansion Budget Items - Additional Funding Needs
    (pdf, 116kb)  LAST UPDATED: APRIL 29, 2015
  • FY 2015-16 and FY 2016-17 Biennium Continuation Adjustments
    (pdf, 50kb)   LAST UPDATED: JUNE 26, 2015


Highlights of the NC Public School Budget
A report that presents charts and tables which describe how state and federal funds are distributed to North Carolina's Public Schools. It also reviews the growth in average daily membership (ADM), the ABC's Financial Flexibility, and the effect of Charter Schools.

Trends: Growing Student Population, Fewer Dollars
(pdf, 232kb)   LAST UPDATED: OCTOBER 20, 2015

Funding Changes since FY 2008-09
(pdf, 101kb)   UPDATED 9/26/14


FY 2014-15 Budget Information

  • Senate Bill 744
  • 14-15 Salary Schedules FAQ
    (pdf, 59kb)   LAST UPDATED: AUGUST 27, 2014
  • 14-15 Raise Calculation Examples for Non Certified Personnel
    (xls, 27kb)   LAST UPDATED: AUGUST 14, 2014
  • Summary of Special Provisions & Money Report
    (pdf, 62kb)   LAST UPDATED: AUGUST 12, 2014
  • Summary of Salary and associated Special Provisions
    (pdf, 38kb)    LAST UPDATED: AUGUST 12, 2014
  • Teachers Paid at the Top of The Salary Schedule - Example
    (pdf, 115kb)    LAST UPDATED: AUGUST 11, 2014
  • Comparison of the 2014-15 Proposed Budgets
    (xls, 89kb)    LAST UPDATED: AUGUST 1, 2014
  • Comparison of the 2014-15 Proposed Salary Schedules
    (xls, 118kb)    LAST UPDATED: AUGUST 12, 2014


FY 2013-14 Budget Information

  • Summary of Special Provisions
    (pdf, 121kb)    LAST UPDATED: APRIL 17, 2014
  • Comparison of the 2013-14 Proposed Budgets
    (xls, 107kb)    LAST UPDATED: JULY 30, 2013
  • Impact of Conference Budget on Major Allotments by LEA
    (xls, 415kb)    LAST UPDATED: JULY 24, 2013
  • Senate and House Special Provisions
    (doc, 95kb)    LAST UPDATED: JUNE 14, 2013
  • Summary of Senate Bill 402
    (pdf, 67kb)   POSTED 5/22/13


FY 2012-13 Budget Information

  • Comparison of the 2012-13 Proposed Budgets
    (xls, 90kb)   UPDATED 6/22/12
  • Special Provisions - Conference Report
    (pdf, 31kb)   UPDATED 7/3/12
  • Conference Report LEA Adjustment with the Loss of EduJobs
    (xls, 115kb)   POSTED 6/21/12
  • LEA Adjustment 2012-13
    (xls, 105kb)   UPDATED 6/20/12
  • Govenor's Recommended Budget Adjustments
    (xls, 22kb)   POSTED 5/10/12
  • Supplemental Budget Requests to Consider for 2012-2013 as ranked by superintendents at the March Superintendent's Quarterly Meeting
    (xls, 21kb)   POSTED 4/11/12
  • Supplemental Budget Request for 2012-2013
    (pdf, 72kb)   POSTED 3/13/12

Highlights of House Bill 200, Appropriations Act of 2011, Session Law 2011-145
(pdf, 48kb)   UPDATED 6/24/11

Negative Reserve / Reductions to LEAs and Charter Schools - See Allotments Support Documentation


FY 2011-12 Budget Information

  • Comparison of the 2011-12 Final Budget with Proposed Budgets from the State Board of Education, the Governor, the House, and the Senate.
    (xls, 372kb)   UPDATED 6/17/11
  • LEA Senate Budget Workbook - The Division of School Business has developed some additional tools to help you understand the impact of the budget cuts.
    (xls, 150kb)
  • Impact of LEA Adjustment and Asst. Principal Cut
    (xls, 112kb)
  • District Impact Due to Loss of Federal Stabilization Dollars
    (xls, 68kb)
  • Reductions to positions as proposed in Senate Budget
    (xls, 30kb)   UPDATED 5/31/11


FY 2009-11 Budget Information

  • Comparison of the 2010-11 Final Budget with Proposed Budgets from the State Board of Education, the Governor, the House, and the Senate.
    (xls, 313kb)
  • Presentation on impact of 2009-10 budget cuts on school districts, charter schools and DPI.  Presented by Superintendent June Atkinson to Education Oversight Committee on Oct 13, 2009.
    (ppt, 853kb)
  • Comparison of the 2009-10 Final Budget with Proposed Budgets from the State Board of Education, the Governor, the House, and the Senate.
    (xls, 346kb)
  • Discretionary Reduction - SB202 provides a $225m adjustment to the LEAs budget, distributed based on ADM. This file shows the adjustment by LEA and charter school.
    (xls, 83kb)




  • Master's Pay Change Effective 2014-15
    Per legislation: "…no teachers or instructional support personnel, except for certified school nurses and instructional support personnel in positions for which a master's degree is required for licensure, shall be paid on the "M" salary schedule or receive a salary supplement for academic preparation at the six-year degree level or at the doctoral degree level for the 2014-2015 school year, unless they were paid on that salary schedule or received that salary supplement prior to the 2014-2015 school year."
  • Vacation Leave Accrual Changes Effective January 1, 2011
    The annual (vacation) leave accrual rates for employees with 0-2 years of service and 2-5 year of service have been combined into one accrual rate. Other employees should also see a slight increase in their number of minutes accrued each month. Office of State Personnel - www.osp.state.nc.us/manuals/sections5and6.htm
  • Guidelines for National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) Pay Differential
    (pdf, 25kb)  UPDATED 2/5/15
  • Salary Changes Summary 2009
    (pdf, 18kb)
  • Reduction in Force (RIF) & Hospital Insurance Continuance
  • Guidance on Retirees
  • Differential Pay for Military Duty (Q & A)




School Calendar

LEA Purchasing Flexibility, E-Procurement, and Senate Bill 620 - Key Questions and Answers

Clarification of State Sales Tax Refund Repeal 2005
(pdf, 15kb)

SBE Legislative Report

Office of State Budget and Management - Budget Summaries, Summary of Recommendations, Continuation Budgets

North Carolina Education Lottery (Where the Money Goes)
The State Lottery Act, in order to increase and maximize the available revenues for education purposes, prescribes guidelines as to how each lottery dollar will be spent.

General Assembly / NC Legislature

Financial and Business Services

Communication and Information Services


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