Student activity funds take in as much as $6 million annually, and at some schools the accounts top six figures. The schools with the largest revenue:
SOURCE: D.C. Office of the Chief Financial Officer | The Washington Post - November 09, 2007
Student Money Vanishes, but Few Are Punished Article | The fundraising drive by the Moten Center chess club had an underdog appeal. Most of the elementary school children had been removed from other D.C. schools for behavioral problems. Through the discipline of chess, they were learning life lessons: patience, focus, strategic thinking.