Timeline of Rockbridge County Schools budget decisions


School Board discusses potential $2.2 million budget cut in public work session

February 15, 2010

The school board held a public work session to figure out how to cope with $2.2 million in cuts. They proposed the possible closings of Effinger Elementary and Rockbridge Middle School.

School Board holds public hearing to hear community's opinion about cuts


School Board holds public hearing to hear community members' opinions about what to do about the budget cuts

State's budget results in a $2.2 million deficit for Rockbridge County


The School Board is officially faced with a $2.2 million deficit, as provided by the Virginia General Assembly

School Board submits shortfall of $200,000 to keep Effinger Elem.


School Board Decides to keep Effinger Elementary open and submit the budget to the Board of Supervisors with a shortfall of more than $200,000.

Board of Supervisors decides against School Board's proposal


Board of Supervisors makes preliminary decisions not to fully fund the School Board's proposal and to increase personal property tax

Board of Supervisors Public Hearing


Budget due to the State