Develop a deeper understanding of how school districts are funded in Texas
Gather information about LISD’s current budget outlook
Learn of decisions coming before the community in upcoming elections
On the Finance 101 page, community members can learn the basics of school finance in Texas. Included is an overview of how districts are funded and where the money goes; definitions of key concepts and common acronyms; and frequently asked questions.
In Leander ISD, initial budget projections showed a budget deficit of about $35 million and a deficit that increases by more than $10 million annually in the following years. On the Budget Deficit page, community members can learn how the district is planning to look for ways to both decrease expenditures while also increasing revenues.
The Elections page details a number of elections over the coming months related to the school district’s finances.