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Budget and Finance Page

The school department budget is managed by the Chief Financial Officer and the Business Department under the direction of the Superintendent of Schools and the School Committee. Each year the school department receives appropriations from the City of Pawtucket, Rhode Island Department of Education and United States Department of Education as well as other sources. The annual budget is submitted each year by the Superintendent to be approved by the School Committee with the city appropriation ratified by the City Council.

Title E-Mail
Melissa Devine
Chief Financial Officer
Steven Fratiello

Latest Budget & Finance News

  • Agreement with Local 1352

    A new collective bargaining agreement has been reached by both the union and the School Committee with the ratification of the City Council, the agreement, once ratified, will be retroactively effective July 1st 2018 through June 30th 2021. 

    The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Council 94, Local 1352 represents the school department's 'non-certified' employees, including Teacher Assistants, Clerks, School Maintenance and Custodians. 

    'Redline' Contract Changes

    Fiscal Impact Statement



    *UPDATED 8/8/18 to reflect ratification by the Pawtucket City Council.

School Committee Budgets

Budget-to-Actual Reports

Budget Forms

Yearly Expenditures (RIDE Data)

Union Contracts

Pawtucket Teachers Alliance AFT Local 930 Union Contract & Agreements

The Pawtucket Teachers Alliance represents the district's teachers and health professionals. 


Pawtucket Teachers' Alliance, AFT Local 930 Contract (2017-2020)


Memorandum of Agreement on Band, Instrumental Ensemble and Chorus Size


Fiscal Impact - Pawtucket Teachers' Alliance (AFT Local 930) Contract

AFSCME Local 1352 Union Contract & Agreement

The American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees, Local 1352 represents the district's Teacher-Assistants, Clerks, Maintenance and Custodial workers. 


AFSCME, Local 1352 Contract (2015-2018)


Fiscal Impact - AFSCME Local 1352 Contract 


 Impact Statement - Pawtucket Teachers' Alliance (AFT Local 930) Contract FY18 to FY20

Vendor Contracts