Budget Overview

  • A budget is an estimate of income and expenditures for a set period of time.


    Many standard definitions are utilized throughout the budget process.


    Below are a few of the definitions that you will notice in SCPS Budget Documents:

      Budget Definitions

      • LCI (Local Composite Index)

      • SOQ (Standards of Quality)

      • March 31 ADM (Average Daily Membership)

      • Per Pupil Cost

      • SPED (Special Education)

      • IEP (Individualized Education Program)

      • IB (International Baccalaureate) Program

      • CGS (Commonwealth Governor's School)

      • AP (Advanced Placement)

      Explanations

      • SCPS Accreditations

      • SCPS and Germanna Partnership - Career Coaches

      • Evergreen Compensation Study