The budget reflects the allocation of revenues and expenditures to support the educational programs and services. Each school district in Texas is required by law to prepare annually a budget for the General Fund, the Debt Service Fund and the Food Service Program. The following budget documents are the original budgets adopted by the Board of Trustees. The Accounting Department performs budget reviews during the year in which budget requirements are re-evaluated and revisions are recommended to the Board. Therefore, the budget amendments are not included in the original budget documents.
Alief ISD is one of 41 school districts in the United States that has participated in the Association of School Business Officials' Meritorious Budget Award for 15 or more years in a row and is one of five districts in Texas that has received this award for 15 years or more.
2018-19 Adopted Budget
Due to the District's increase in taxable values, resulting in an increase in tax revenues, the state property tax code requires the following statement: "The Alief Independent School District's adopted tax rate will raise more taxes for Maintenance and Operations than last year's tax rate."