Disclaimer: Please consider the context when evaluating financial transactions. Some transactions may appear improper on the surface but are perfectly normal and justifiable when placed in the proper context. We welcome your questions regarding our financial transactions or records.

 List of Waivers Received by the School District - None

Financial Data File for FY16-17 (current and prior year: e.g. FY16-17 and FY15-16)

 District Financial Audit (current and prior two years)

Salary Schedules or Policies (current and prior two years)

 Link to Financial Transparency for Colorado Schools website: https://coloradok12financialtransparency.com

The Bethune School District:

Financial Transparency 

District Adopted Budget - Including Uniform Budget Summary (current and prior two years)

Colorado Department of Education Office of School Finance

IN 1899, BETHUNE, COLORADO ORGANIZED THE FIRST SCHOOL DISTRICT IN KIT CARSON COUNTY. IN 1926 IT WAS DECIDED TO PURCHASE 8 ACRES OF LAND THAT THE PRESENT SCHOOL SITS ON. THE NEW SCHOOL WAS COMPLETED IN 1928. THE FIRST GRADUATING CLASS WAS IN 1931. IN 1955 THE LARGE GYMNASIUM WAS ADDED TO THE WEST SIDE OF THE ORIGINAL SCHOOL BUILDING. THE PRESENT INDUSTRIAL SHOP WAS ADDED IN 1974. THE NEW CAFETERIA AND KITCHEN WERE ADDED IN 1995. THE HIGH SCHOOL WAS BUILT IN 1998. THE DISTRICT CONSISTS OF 6 BUILDINGS WHICH INCLUDE A SHOP, JR/SR HIGH SCHOOL, MAIN BUILDING, 2 BUS BARNS AND A DWELLING FOR STAFF. THE CURRENT REPLACEMENT VALUE IS ESTIMATED AT OVER $7 MILLION.

THE DISTRICT PROVIDES SERVICES TO ABOUT 110 STUDENTS AND EMPLOYS 30 TEACHERS, SUPPORT PROFESSIONALS AND ADMINISTRATORS.


CONTACT INFORMATION:

SUPERINTENDENT
SHILA ADOLF

Phone Number: 719-346-7513
Email: sadolf@bethuneschool.com

BUSINESS MANAGER
TERESA HOPSON
Phone Number: 719-346-7513
Email: thopson@bethuneschool.com

Required Financial Transparency Public School Financial Transparency Act (Commencing July 1, 2017)

Bethune School District R-5 - PO BOX 127 - Bethune, CO 80805 - Phone (719) 346-7513 ~ Fax (719) 346-5048

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