D.C. Schools Insider: Public Education Finance Reform Commission

Posted at 09:20 AM ET, 02/22/2012

D.C. schools with more low-income, academically troubled students should get more money, panel recommends

A commission wants schools to receive more money for serving larger numbers of students who are both from low-income households and far behind academically.

By Bill Turque  |  09:20 AM ET, 02/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Public Education Finance Reform Commission, Uniform Per Student Funding Formula

Posted at 05:43 PM ET, 02/16/2012

DCPS enrollment: Missing the mark by $18 million

This week’s audited enrollment showed DCPS with 45,191 students. That means the system got $18.4 million for students who aren’t eligible for residency reasons or who never materialized.

By Bill Turque  |  05:43 PM ET, 02/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DCPS, Public Education Finance Reform Commission, DC Public Charter School Board