May 25, 2022

Region 4 returns small surplus to Chester, Deep River and Essex

REGION 4— TheĀ  Region 4 Board of Education has returned a small surplus from the 2009-2010 education budget to the district towns of Chester, Deep River and Essex.

A total of $33,690 was left unexpended from the $16.7 million education budget at the close of the fiscal year on June 30. Each town received a share of the surplus based on the town’s average daily membership of students attending Valley Regional High School and John Winthrop Middle School.

The same ADM figure is used to determine each town’s share of the education budget. Essex, with the most students, received a surplus payment of $14,113. Deep River received $10,471. The payment for Chester was $9,106.