Denver Public Schools, Colorado

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Colorado school is a school district in Colorado.

Budget

Denver Public Schools publishes its annual budget on its website.[1]

Expenditures by Category
School Year Staff Expenses Student Services Operational Expenses Debt Service Other Budget Total
Total % of Budget Total % of Budget Total % of Budget Total % of Budget Total % of Budget
2013-2014 $488,225,944 65.6% $175,237,735 23.5% $20,984,840 2.8% $58,029,112 7.8% $1,646,540 0.2% $744,124,171
Averages: $488,225,944 66% $175,237,735 24% $20,984,840 3% $58,029,112 8% $1,646,540 0% $744,124,171

Website evaluation

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Transparency grading process
See also: Evaluation of Colorado school district websites


This website was most recently evaluated on 12 Feb 2012.

The good

  • The school district explains how tax revenues are allocated, and at what rate citizens are taxed. [2]
  • Budgets are available from 2009. Audits are available on the same page. [3]
  • School Board meetings are accessible on the school's website. [4]
  • Names and contact information are available for all school board members except the president. [5]
  • Superintendent name and contact information are posted. [6]
  • Information on how to make CORA requests is available. [7]
  • Reports for national [8] and state wide [9]progress reports are

made available online.

  • Forms used in background checks appear online. [10]

The bad

  • Contracts and bids over $10,000 are not listed. However, information on how to obtain a contract with the district is prevalent. [11]

See also

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