State Financing of Elementary and Secondary Education

ORS 327.889
Retention of moneys for administrative costs of school districts


For the biennium beginning July 1, 2017, a school district may not use more than five percent of an apportionment under ORS 327.859 (Apportionments to school districts) for administrative costs.


For biennia beginning on or after July 1, 2019, a school district may not use more than four percent of an apportionment for administrative costs.


A school district may not use an apportionment to administer activities not directly related to the programs, opportunities and strategies described in ORS 327.865 (Portion of funds for career and technical education), 327.868 (Portion of funds for college-level educational opportunities for students in high schools) and 327.871 (Portion of funds for dropout-prevention strategies in high schools).


From the portion of the apportionment used for administrative costs, a school district must conduct an annual analysis of:


Student attendance in grades 9 through 12; and


Disciplinary referrals, suspensions and expulsions in grades 9 through 12 disaggregated by race and ethnicity. [2017 c.1 §15]
Note: See note under 327.850 (Short title).


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Jun. 26, 2021