Related FAQs Budget - FY 2025 Process What is the total amount of funding being requested by the Superintendent? Why is the Superintendent proposing budget increases and making budget reductions at the same time? What was proposed by the Superintendent to be cut from the budget? Are there proposed reductions to Central Office staff? Is it possible that further reductions to the budget will be made? Why did the Superintendent propose a budget below the amount that HCPSS needs to fully fund all its mandates, commitments and priorities while maintaining all current programs and positions? How does the proposed class-size ratio increase affect the number of students in each classroom?