Education, Local News

District 233 gives approval to $63.8 million budget

The District 233 school board approved the $63.8 million budget for fiscal year 2023 at its Sept. 20 board meeting. The budget will cover expenses at Homewood-Flossmoor High School this year.

Lawrence Cook, chief school business official, reported the overall revenues will show a slight increase of 2.72% or approximately $687,000. 

The district is receiving additional revenue through the state’s Evidence-Based Funding Formula. The $18.4 million makes up about 28% of the H-F budget. Real estate taxes raise approximately $37.46 million or 59% of the . . .

Fall events

SATURDAY, NOV 26

  • Celebrate the season in Flossmoor from 3 to 5:30 p.m. Shopping, Santa, singing and more in downtown Flossmoor. Tree lighting ceremony in Flossmoor Park at 5:30 p.m.
  • Small Business Saturday in Homewood and Flossmoor. Holiday shoppers can help local merchants succeed.

Community Calendar

Sign up (free)

Subscribe to The Latest (daily headlines email)

* indicates required

View previous campaigns.

Free weekly newsletter

Subscribe to The Weeks (weekly newsletter)

* indicates required