Please consider the context when evaluating financial transactions. Some transactions may appear improper on the surface but are perfectly normal and justifiable when placed in the proper context. We welcome your questions regarding our financial transactions or records.
District Informational Summary
Littleton Public Schools is organized and focused to meet the needs of 15,404 students and manage 27 schools and programs. The district’s financial management must be carefully crafted in a manner to achieve its primary goal to educate students for the future by challenging every individual to continuously learn, achieve, and act with purpose and compassion.
Littleton Public Schools is the eighteenth largest district in Colorado in terms of enrollment and the third largest in Arapahoe County. The district services an area of approximately 28 square miles in Western Arapahoe County, in the southern portion of the Denver metropolitan area. It currently employs nearly 1,600 teachers, education support professionals, administrators, and operations and maintenance personnel.
Littleton Public Schools currently facilitates a Financial Advisory Committee (FAC) which represents the needs of, and serves as a link between, staff, community, the superintendent, and the District Accountability Committee to bring focus to the areas of budget and finance. All meetings take place on the first Thursday of the month, October through May, at the Education Services Center. For further information, contact the finance office at 303-347-3317 or click on the link above.
Shelly Russell, Principal
Jama Rice, Accountant
Colorado Department of Education School Finance Division