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EMSB adopts balanced budget

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Montreal - Wednesday, July 17, 2024

The Council of Commissioners of the English Montreal School Board has  adopted a balanced budget, with revenues of $438.5 million for the 2024-2025 academic year.

As permitted by Budgetary Rules, the EMSB has included in next year’s budget the equivalent of 15 percent of the adjusted June 30, 2023 accumulated surplus.  This will allow the board to benefit from an amount of  $9.7 million of additional funds.  

About the English Montreal School Board

With a youth and adult sector population of more than 35,000 students, the English Montreal School Board (EMSB) is the largest English public school board in Quebec. Established on July 1, 1998, when the province created new boards along linguistic lines, the EMSB network consists of 73 schools and centres. For more details, visit the EMSB website at