Budget Transparency

Section 18 (2) of the Public Act 94 of 1979, The State School Aid Act, has been amended and now requires each school district and intermediate school district to post certain information on its website within 30 days after a board adopts its annual operating budget or any subsequent revision to that budget.  This Budget & Transparency Report is an opportunity to communicate our community on how we use the resources that are provided to us.

Below is the link to our Annual Operating Budget as adopted by the Board of Education along with budget amendments as they are adopted.

PDF DocumentGeneral Appropriations Resolution 1st Amendment 2023-2024 
PDF DocumentCombined Proposed Budget

The link below shows personnel expenditures for the most recently audited fiscal year.

PDF DocumentPersonnel Expenditures for the 2022-23 Fiscal Year

The link below shows current operating expenditures for the most recently audited fiscal year.

PDF DocumentOperating Expenditures for the 2022-23 Fiscal Year

Click the links below to view the Contracts in place for our various bargaining units.

PDF DocumentBus Driver Contract
PDF DocumentFood Service & Custodian Contract
PDF DocumentInstructional Assistant Contract
PDF DocumentOffice Assistant
PDF DocumentTeacher Contract

Click the link below to view the most recently completed Audit Report for our district.

PDF DocumentAudited Financial Statements for 2022-23

Click the links below to view the most recent benefit bid proposals as required by MCL 124.75. Bids will again be required in 2022.

Google DriveMedical Benefits, Life & LTD

The document linked below gives details on the salaries and benefits earned by our Superintendent of Schools and any other employees whose salaries exceed $100,000 per year.

PDF DocumentEmployee Compensation Information

Click the link below to get more information on membership dues which our district pays to various professional and membership organizations.

PDF Document 2023-2024 District Paid Memberships

PDF Document 2022-2023 District Paid Memberships

PDF Document 2021-2022 District Paid Memberships

PDF Document 2020-21 District Paid Memberships

Alpena Public Schools spent $3,537 of district funds for lobbying or lobbying services in the fiscal year ending June 30, 2022.

Click on the link below to see the District Credit Card information.

PDF Document2022-23 Credit Card Information

District administrators traveled out of state:

Alpena Public school did not pay for any out of state travel for the fiscal year 21-22

PDF DocumentAPS MICIP Portfolio Report

PDF Document23g MI Kids Back on Track Budget

Alpena Public Schools Michigan Integrated Continuous Improvement Process - Portfolio Report outlines the District's MI Kids Back-on-Track plan describing evidence-based strategies, activities, and school buildings that support summer programming designed to: 1) address unfinished learning; 2) get students to grade-level academic standards and; 3) provide additional academic assistance to students at risk of falling behind their peers.

Parents/Legal Guardians/Students may request assistance for services outlined in the posted plan by contacting our K-5 Director of Curriculum/Instruction/Assessment and State & Federal Programs, Stephanie Piper at 989.358.5994 or pipers@alpenaschools.com.

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Gordon Admin. Building

2373 Gordon Road
Alpena, MI  49707
fax: 989-358-5041

Facilities & Transportation

1357 M-32 West
Alpena, MI  49707
fax: 989-358-5795

Secondary Schools

ACES: 989-358-5170
AHS: 989-358-5200
TBJHS: 989-358-5400

Elementary Schools

Besser: 989-358-5100
Ella White: 989-358-5950
Hinks: 989-358-5560
Lincoln: 989-358-5900
Sanborn: 989-358-5800
Wilson: 989-358-5700