Saint Charles Middle School 1155 Hwy 327, Lebanon, Ky 40033, Phone: 270-692-4578, Fax: 270-692-1176 Principal: Mrs. Buffy Mann Counselor: Mr. Daniel McFall St. Charles Middle School Budget Policy September 9, 2013 Purpose: The following policy will govern the way moneys are to be allocated and spent for St. Charles Middle School. Needs Assessment: The principal/SBDM (adjunct committee) shall take the following steps to assess the school’s needs for the next school year. Review last year’s spending and this year’s budget. Monitor this year’s spending as it occurs. Review the school’s consolidated plan. Provide the school’s staff at least one opportunity to make written and/or verbal suggestions. Receipt of Allocation: By March 1, the school council allocation formula regulation requires the district to notify the Council of its allocation for personnel, instructional supplies, materials, travel, building operational expenses, equipment and professional development.