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What is our average class size?

National Data According to the National Center for Education Statistic’s Digest of Education Statistics 2012, the national average number of students per teacher was 15.5 in 2010. […]

What are our school district’s expenditures?

National Data According to National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), in 2012 the median value for U.S. school districts’ total expenditures per student was $11,770. The variation is […]

Is our school funding equitable?

National Data According to a 2015 study by the Education Trust, states spend on average $1200 less per student in high-poverty districts than students in low-poverty ones […]