NARRAGANSETT â€“ Superintendent of Schools Katherine E. Sipala presented a proposed $27.7 million budget for fiscal year 2015 to the school committee Wednesday, an increase of $357,882 over the current fiscal yearâ€™s budget.
The proposed fiscal 2015 budget represents a 1.31 percent increase over the fiscal 2014 budget, what Sipala called a â€śvery small increase.â€ť
â€śWe had hoped for zero,â€ť she said.
Sipala reviewed the considerations she took into account when drafting the proposed budget with the school committee.
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