Boston Public Schools’ FY18 budget proposal to include projected $40 million increase

Boston Public Schools’ FY18 Budget Proposal to Include Projected $40 Million Increase; Allows Expansion of Key Enrichment and Academic Programs Proposed Budget Invests in Extended Learning Time, Services for Homeless Students, Vocational Programming and Excellence for All Boston, MA – Wednesday, February 1, 2017 – The Boston Public Schools (BPS) today released its proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2018 (FY18), which will make significant investments in programs that will benefit students across Boston. Mayor Martin J. Walsh’s FY18 proposal increases BPS spending by a projected $40 million, funding investments in initiatives such as Extended Learning Time (ELT); addressing student homelessness; … Continue reading