School Finance Publications
The Budget Cycle
The WASB/WASBO Budget Cycle Book serves as a comprehensive yet easily digestible reference guide to the school district budgeting process. It is prepared in cooperation with the Wisconsin Association of School Business Officials. The Budget Cycle Book is a good primer on the basics for new board members and administrators and a handy reference manual for every school district bookshelf. Revised Sept. 2023.
Members: Visit the WASB Online Store to order (Member log in required.)
Non-members: Contact the WASB to order
“The Budget Cycle Handbook is an excellent and understandable read. I referenced it while taking school district budgeting courses and continue to use it in my ongoing, dual capacity as principal/superintendent.”