10.20.104A INITIAL YEAR OF OPERATION OF A FULL-TIME KINDERGARTEN PROGRAM - ANB CALCULATION
(1) School district trustees may apply to the Superintendent of Public Instruction for increased ANB for the initial year of operation of a full-time kindergarten program as provided in 20-9-313, MCA.
(2) The additional ANB for the ensuing year shall be calculated by elementary budget unit as follows:
(a) determine the average prior year kindergarten enrollment for the semiannual enrollment counts;
(b) multiply the amount calculated in (2)(a) by the anticipated percentage of kindergarten students enrolled in the district in 20XX-1, rounding the percentage to two decimal places (i.e., XX.XX%);
(c) recalculate the district's ANB per ARM 10.20.102 using the adjusted average kindergarten enrollment count calculated in (2)(b); and
(d) determine the increase in ANB by subtracting the original ANB from the ANB calculated in (2)(c).
History: 20-3-106, 20-9-102, MCA; IMP, 20-9-166, 20-9-311, 20-9-314, MCA; NEW, 2008 MAR p. 1692, Eff. 8/15/08.