Gov. John Hickenlooper’s proposal to cut K-12 funding by $332 million in 2011-12 would drop school spending to 2007-08 levels, reducing the average per-pupil allocation from $6,823 this school year to $6,326 come fall.
What would the proposal mean for your school district? Click in the search box below and read the EdNews’ story, “Districts face another round of cuts.”
- To compare districts, hit “Ctrl” and click on as many names as you’d like to see.
- To see statewide averages, scroll down to “State totals” in the School District search box.
- “Total program funding” refers to the combination of state and local funds used to pay for basic school operations; numbers in parenthesis are negative.
- Clicking the “Details” button available when your initial results are returned yields more data, including your district’s projected enrollment growth for 2011-12.
- Clicking on the column headings, such as “Projected change in per-pupil funding from 2010-11 to 2011-12,” allows you to sort your results by size.
- Think your district’s data is in error? Email us at EdNews@EdNewsColorado.org.
*Data source: Colorado Department of Education.