About the Committee

  • The Community Financial Review Committee (CFRC) assists the school board with financial oversight and ensures community involvement in the district's budgetary processes.

2021-22 Agendas and Minutes

Members

  • Committee Chair: Jane Rattenni

    District Representative: Jill Floore

    School Board Representative: Catherine Thompson

    Red Clay Education Association Representative: Mike Matthews

    Community Representatives: Robert Chase, Lynne McIntosh, Tom Pappenhagen, Nate Schwartz

  • Open Meetings
    Meetings are open to the public. Members of the general public may speak for up to three minutes per person at the beginning of each meeting. For more information, contact rccfrc@redclay.k12.de.us.

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    2021-22 Meeting Schedule
    July 6, 2021, 6 PM (via Zoom)
    September 14, 2021, 6 PM
    October 12, 2021, 6 PM
    November 9, 2021, 6 PM
    December 14, 2021, 6 PM
    January 11, 2022, 6 PM
    February 8, 2022, 6 PM
    March 8, 2022, 6 PM
    April 12, 2022, 6 PM
    May 10, 2022, 6 PM
    June 14, 2022, 6 PM

    Meetings are located in the District Office board room (1502 Spruce Avenue, Wilmington, DE 19805), unless otherwise noted.

Goals

    • Monitor current spending, its relationship to the budget and the district’s overall financial health (this may include examination of historic, current and projected financial data)
    • Provide affirmation/verification of financial information to the school board, including the development of a monthly financial report
    • Provide a medium for the dissemination of financial information and materials to the community, relative to the district, and promote an understanding of the budget process
    • Provide consultation and guidance to the school board on matters relating to finance and perform other review and recommendation functions as directed by the school board