Colorado Department of Education

Financial Transparency

Fiscal Year
2020 - 2021

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Buffalo RE-4J (1860)

315 LEE STREET
MERINO, CO 80741

Students Info
308
Total Students Served
Serves Elementary School Grades Serves Middle School Grades Serves High School Grades Rural
SCHOOLS IN DISTRICT

Narrative

quotes A message from:
Julie Tramp
Business Manager
Buffalo School District Re-4J
June 1, 2022
... The information contained on this financial transparency website can be very informative. However, comparisons of districts, and individual schools should be done with caution as no two districts or schools are alike. Please contact the Buffalo School District Re-4J Business Services Department if you have any questions regarding this data.

Spending

Current Spending Per Student
$17,263
Current Spending per Student
$12,542
State Average

School Level Spending per Student
  • Federal
    $1,288
  • State/Local
    $6,631
  • Total
    $7,919
School Share of Central Spending per Student
  • Federal
    $200
  • State/Local
    $9,144
  • Total
    $9,344

Current District Spending

  1. Learning Environment
    Learning Environment
    58%
  2. Operations
    Operations
    42%
Learning Environment Expenditures
Learning Environment
$3,075,144

View Learning Environment Breakdown

Operations Expenditures
Operations
$2,241,949

View Operations Breakdown

$5,317,093

Total

Long-Term Spending
Construction, Debt, Refinancing & Other
Construction, Debt, Refinancing & Other

View Contruction Funds Breakdown

These expenditures are those not associated with day-to-day operation of school activities and, therefore, are not included in the per-student spending calculation. They are comprised of major construction projects, debt payments, acquisition of land, and other programs.

$153,950

Total

Total District-Allocated Spending

$5,471,043

Totals may not sum due to rounding

Funding and Revenues

Funding

  1. Local
    Local
    33%
  2. State
    State
    55%
  3. Federal
    Federal
    13%
Local Fundings and Revenues
Local
$1,676,946

View Local Fund Breakdown

State Fundings and Revenues
State
$2,802,762

View State Fund Breakdown

Federal Fundings and Revenues
Federal
$640,807

View Federal Fund Breakdown

$5,120,515

Total

Other Fundings and Revenues

Other revenues not received through local, state, or federal sources. They include proceeds from the sale of bonds, accrued interest, and other extraordinary items.

$0

Total

Total Funding

$5,120,515

View Property Tax Breakdown