The Burlington Area School District Budget is made up of several funds. School districts in the State of Wisconsin use fund accounting to account for and segregate funds for different objectives.
The General Fund for the district is fund 10 in the State's accounting system and is the main operating fund of the district. Other large funds include fund 27 for Special Education, funds 38 and 39 for debt service, fund 50 for school breakfast and lunch, and fund 80 for Community Education.
The three links on the right show the school budget for the present year and the two preceding years, the second link shows the relationship between the funds, the third link is a more detailed explanation of fund 80.