ASSESSED VALUATION AND LEVIES
(Fall School District Membership Report)
Area, Assessed Valuation, and High School Distance
Nebraska Department of Education
Data Research and Evaluation
301 Centennial Mall South, PO Box 94987
Lincoln, NE 68509-4987
(402) 471-2486 or (402) 471-3323
These directions were last updated: August 11, 2016
DUE DATE: October 15
AUDIT WINDOW CLOSE DATE: November 2
This report is designed to collect information about assessed valuation by county
and fund levies, system square miles, and high school distance.
Once you have completed entering data, press the
SUBMIT button. Once data has been reviewed by the District
Superintendent, press the APPROVE button.
Press the PRINT button to make a copy for your files.
The "Assessed Valuation And Levies Report" is due
on or before October 15th.
NOTE: State law imposes financial penalities (the withholding of State Aid)
on school districts failing to meet the filing deadlines for this report (see 79-528
AREA, ASSESSED VALUATION, AND HIGH SCHOOL DISTANCE
The names and numbers of each county in which existing NDE records show the
district has valuation have been prepopulated from the prior year. If the district has valuation
in a county that was not prepopulated, contact the Department.
If this district is geographically situated in more than one county, each county's
portion of the total valuation and area in square miles must be reported separately.
Report the district's final assessed valuation that was used in setting or
certifying the school district's general fund levy for the current year by county
by clicking on the EDIT button. Enter the assessed valuation
and click the UPDATE button to update the system.
HIGH SCHOOL DISTANCE
The high school distance has been prepopulated with information provided
in the prior year. If there has been a change to the
high school distance, click on the EDIT button and enter to the
nearest tenth of a mile, the distance between the high school attendance center
and the next closest high school attendance center on paved roads. Once the high school
distance has been entered, click on the UPDATE button to update
the system. For merged or new districts, High School Distance will be 0.
Click on the EDIT button to enter High School Distance, then the
UPDATE button to update the system.
AREA IN SQUARE MILES (nearest tenth)
The area within each county has been prepopulated based on information provided
in the prior year. If the district's area has changed
due to any type of boundary change, please indicate the current area in square miles
to the nearest tenth within each county by clicking on the EDIT
button. Once the edit has been made, click the UPDATE button
to update the system.
Enter the total levy for each fund by clicking on the EDIT
button. Enter the total levy for each fund and click the UPDATE
button to update the system. The total levy must be calculated using the total
tax request and should match the levies published in your Tax Request Hearing Notice.
Failure to complete this section correctly will impact the current year State Aid