The Marple Newtown Board of School Directors adopted its 2017-2018 Preliminary Budget on January 24, 2017. The Preliminary Budget for 2017-2018 is available for public inspection, in the Business Office of the Marple Newtown School District, 38 Media Line Road, Suite 210, Newtown Square, PA. 19073, and on the District website by clicking here.
The Marple Newtown School Board of Directors intends to seek approval from the Pennsylvania Department of Education for referendum exceptions in accordance with the provisions of Act 1 of 2006 as amended by Act 25 of 2011. The Marple Newtown School District’s Act 1 index for 2017-18 is 2.5%. If granted, the referendum exceptions will allow the Marple Newtown School District to increase taxes above the index without voter approval. The Pennsylvania Department of Education will determine whether or not the Marple Newtown School District’s exceptions will be granted.
Joseph J. Driscoll
School Board Secretary
Marple Newtown School District