Fort Wayne Community Schools Business

Welcome to the Fort Wayne Community Schools Budget Page. Here, you will find information on the District’s finances and budget...

Fort Wayne Community Schools strives to operate with fiscal responsibility, integrity and effectiveness. The District budget focuses first on expenses that affect academic achievement.

Each year, FWCS spent about 75 percent of its budget in the classroom, compared to a state average of about 72 percent. FWCS remains committed to maintaining a classroom spending level that is above the state average. Details can be found at Dollars to the Classroom.

FWCS received Pandemic Relief Funds. Dollars provided and anticipated spending can be found here, ESSER/COVID Response.

Maintaining transparency in District finances is also important to FWCS. On this page, you will find information on current and past budgets, audit reports and more. If you have any questions regarding our finances, please contact us.

Business Office

The Fort Wayne Community Schools Business Office has five divisions that report to the Chief Financial Officer: Budgeting, Facilities, Fiscal Affairs, Nutrition Services and Purchasing.

Phone: 260.467.2000
Fax: 260.467.1981

Financial Condition Report
Audit Reports

Budget Information

The Fort Wayne Community Schools Budget Department is responsible for maintaining the District’s budget and operating with fiscal responsibility, integrity and effectiveness.

Phone: 260.467.2030
Fax: 260.467.1981

2023 Budget Presentation
2022 Budget Order
Details of 2023 Capital Projects Plan
Details of 2023 Bus Replacement Plan