Electricity, Water, and Natural Gas Costs (Government Code, §2264.001(b), as amended by HB 3693 (80th Legislature))
Requires the posting of the metered amounts of electricity, water, and gas consumption for which the district is required to pay and the aggregate amounts of those services.
2022-2023 Tax Rate
Maintenance & Operations 0.9429
Interest & Sinking 0.5000
Total Tax Rate $1.4429
Maintenance and Operations Tax Rate (Tax Code, §26.05(b))
Requires a school district to post on its website a statement that indicates that it adopted a tax rate that will raise more taxes for maintenance and operations than last year’s tax rate
Public Feedback on Federal Grant Applications
- In accordance with federal regulations, an entity planning to submit a federal grant application must afford a reasonable opportunity for public comment on the application before it is submitted to the Texas Education Agency for approval. In the attached document are the federal grants Prosper ISD will be submitting for approval for the 2022-23 school year. Prosper ISD welcomes comments concerning any of the grants listed below. If you would like to provide public comment on one or more of the federal grants Prosper ISD is applying for, please complete the form here: Federal Grant Public Comment.
Summary of Proposed Budget(Education Code, §44.0041, as amended during the 86th Legislature) Requires a school district to post on the district’s website a summary of the proposed budget if it maintains a website; summary must be concurrently posted with notice of the budget.
Adopted Budget (Education Code, §39.084, as amended by HB 3 (81st Legislature))
Requires a school district to prominently display on the district’s website for three years an external link of the budget adopted by the board of trustees.
Landowner’s Bill of Rights (Property Code, §21.0112(b)(2), as amended by HB 1495 (80th Legislature))
Requires a school district to make available, if technologically feasible, on its Internet website a landowner’s bill of rights prepared by the Attorney General.
Debt Obligation Reporting (Local Government Code, §140.008)
The 84th Legislature passed HB 1378 to increase the transparency of local government debt. Under Local Government Code § 140.008, school districts must annually compile their debt obligation data from the preceding fiscal year and post to their website.