Budget

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​​CBE Budget Process

Our corporate budget and financial information contains comprehensive information about how we fund our schools and maximize dollars directed to students in classrooms.

We fund our schools via a process we call the Resour​ce Allocation Method (RAM)​. The RAM is designed to allocate resources equitably while providing choice in the assignment and deployment of those resources to meet the unique needs of students within their schools. Not all resources for the school are allocated through the RAM. Other school costs are paid for centrally, such as utility costs, transportation costs, custodial services and many other costs that are managed on behalf of the school.

Parents or community members who would like to learn more about the RAM and how our school budgets, are invited to have a conversation with our principal. It is the principal’s job to develop the budget based on the RAM provided. School Councils are encouraged to provide advice about this process.​​​

Signing off on a Friday. #LakeshoreLoyal https://t.co/WvXem7Ghq5

Thank you @PofPccsd for coming by and for working to build such a great working relationship together. #LakeshoreLoyal https://t.co/x48MJDan0d

RT @UsihChristopher: Today at City Hall, Mayor ⁦@JyotiGondek⁩ presented CBE with the Minister's Award for Municipal Excellence for Level Up Calgary! A collaboration with ⁦@cityofcalgary⁩ and ⁦@MicrosoftEduCA⁩, the Challenge involved over 12,000 CBE students representing 138 schools. https://t.co/XMoTcdYIX8

Thanks to @cityofcalgary Councillor Evan Spencer (@Spencerfor12 ) and @yycbedu Trustee Charlene May (@yycmay ) for visiting with us at Lakeshore School today. It is always fun to showcase our staff, students and of course, our beautiful new building. #LakeshoreLoyal https://t.co/0IeLriO9Pz

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Lakeshore had a great professional day. We spent time collaborating around assessment and reporting foundations for our school. #LakeshoreLoyal https://t.co/8XGDLq0bWa

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RT @Malette4PrinRep: Something we need to remember every day as Principals. Holding compassion and care for the professionals we lead! https://t.co/izMV6IBxtD