Elk Grove Unified board members will hold seven simultaneous community meetings from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 17 to discuss the district's finances.
Each meeting will include a presentation about the district's budget, as well as time for questions. The meetings are meant to seek community feedback on funding priorities and to introduce the new state funding formula for education, as well as the accompanying accountability requirements, said district officials.
Board president Chet Madison will meet with residents at Valley High School, 6300 Ehrhardt Ave. in Sacramento. Jeanette J. Amavisca will be at Edward Harris, Jr. Middle School, 8691 Power Inn Road in Elk Grove. Priscilla S. Cox will be at Pleasant Grove High School, 9531 Bond Road in Elk Grove. Carmine Forcina will be at Sheldon High School, 8333 Kingsbridge Drive in Sacramento. Steve Ly will be at Carroll Elementary School, 10325 Stathos Drive in Elk Grove. Anthony Perez will be at Florin High School, 7956 Cottonwood Lane in Sacramento and Bobbie Singh-Allen will be at Elliott Ranch Elementary School, 10000 East Taron Drive in Elk Grove.