About the Public School Financial Transparency Act

Section 22-44-300, et. seq., C.R.S.

With the passage of HB 10-1036, the General Assembly enacted the "Public School Financial Transparency Act," which directs local education providers to post financial information online, in a downloadable format, for free public access.

For more information, visit the Colorado Department of Education's School Finance page.

District Adopted Budget

2024 - 2025

2023 - 2024

2022 - 2023

2021 - 2022

2020 - 2021

District Financial Audit

Salary Schedules

Financial Data Files

Districts identified as small / rural with less than 1,000 K-12 students, and having no charter schools, required to post district level financial information only.

List of Waivers

The district has received none. Please refer to Windsor Charter Academy for their state waivers.

Standardized Description and Rational for Each Automatic Waiver

Not Applicable

Federal Form 990, 990-EZ, or 990-PF

Not Applicable

Mill Levy Plan / Statement

Plan for Distribution of Additional Mill Levy Revenue

Other District-Specific Financial Information

Not Applicable

Link to Financial Transparency Website View

Please consider the context when evaluating financial transactions. Some transactions may appear improper on the surface, but are perfectly normal and justifiable when placed in the proper context. We welcome your questions regarding our financial transactions or records.

All documents above must be posted or updated within 60 days after completion or receipt of the applicable report, statement, or document. Individual school site financial information is required to be posted no later than March 1.

Contact Information

Nikki Schmidt

Chief Financial Officer


1020 Main Street

Windsor, CO 80550

Other District-Specific Financial Information

Our district received more than $2 million in funds from the American Rescue Plan. We utilized this one-time allocation to fund summer school and tutoring; staff support positions in mental health, literacy and math, facilities, English Language Learning, and building substitutes, among others. We allocated $251,204 of these funds to Windsor Charter Academy. Learn more about the details of our district's ARP ESSER funding allocations. View our Safe to Return to In-person Instruction Plan.