Lawmakers Foresee $600M Boost in Kansas School Spending

Watts, Jim
January 2005
Bond Buyer;1/31/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32060, p38
Trade Publication
Focuses on the assistance in spending to bring Kansas' expenditures per pupil in line with the actual cost of a suitable education as outlined in a report in Dallas, Texas. Rise in the total state aid than the basic per-student rate due to formula given which gives loss to students with limited skills in English; Provision of the Legislature on the suitable funding formula and funding level for public education by April 12, 2005; Definition of suitable education that students must take for admission to a Kansas university.


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