Michigan published FY19 school-level expenditures on their report card, “MI School Data.” You can find the “School-Level Expenditure Report” by clicking on the “K-12th Grade” tab on the main page. Then, select “Financial Reports,” and “School-Level Expenditure Report.” This report provides ESSA-compliant school-by-school spending data for all schools in the state. You can filter by district or school and view comparisons. Michigan also includes a Financial Transparency dashboard and reports expenditures as well as revenue data. The data in those tabs meet state requirements. Explore Michigan’s spending data below or jump over to the state report card HERE.
WHAT YOU CAN LEARN FROM THE REPORT CARD ABOUT PER SCHOOL SPENDING
OTHER QUESTIONS TO ASK & HOW TO FIND THE ANSWERS
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The “School-Level Expenditure Report” also includes a map feature which allows you to view school spending by geographic area. Use the drop down feature to select the schools you wish to compare and hover over their circle to view their total per-pupil spending. The size of the circle is in proportion to how much each school spends.