Minnesota2019-08-23T00:50:13+00:00

MINNESOTA

The Minnesota Department of Education publishes per-pupil expenditure data broken down by district, school, and program through its Data Center’s School Finance Reports. The department also publishes school-level information on student demographics and achievement on a variety of statewide tests the Minnesota Report Card, with. Explore questions about Minnesota’s spending data below, or jump over to the School Finance Reports HERE or the district and school report cards HERE.

QUESTIONS TO ASK & HOW TO FIND THE ANSWERS

Using the School Finance Reports tool, choose your district and school to view and/or download that individual school’s expenditure report.

Minnesota does not yet have an online comparison option to assess school district spending across campuses. You can use the School Finance Reports tool to view and/or download expenditure reports for each school in the district.

Minnesota does not yet have an online comparison option for school spending. You can use the School Finance Reports tool to view and/or download statewide, districtwide, and individual school expenditure reports to compare.

Minnesota does not yet have an online comparison option for school spending. You can use the School Finance Reports tool to view and/or download statewide, districtwide, and individual school expenditure reports to compare spending by program.

Minnesota does not yet have an online comparison option for school spending. You can view individual school expenditure reports to gather comparison details on spending on programs and use the school report cards to gather demographic information.

I know which school(s) I want to compare.

Use the School Finance Reports tool to view and/or download each comparison school’s expenditure report. Each report breaks down expenditures by program as well as site vs. district level.

I do not know which schools I want to compare.

View individual school report cards to gather demographic information and choose comparison schools.

Then use the School Finance Reports tool to view and/or download each comparison school’s expenditure report. Each report breaks down expenditures by program as well as site vs. district level.

Minnesota does not yet have an online comparison option for school spending. You can view individual school expenditure reports to gather comparison details on spending per student and use the school report cards to gather demographic information.

I know which school(s) I want to compare.

Use the School Finance Reports tool to view and/or download each comparison school’s expenditure report.

I do not know which schools I want to compare.

View individual school report cards to gather demographic information and choose comparison schools.

Then use the School Finance Reports tool to view and/or download each comparison school’s expenditure report.

Minnesota does not yet have an online comparison option for spending or outcomes. You can view individual school report cards to gather comparison details on demographics and outcomes data (such as mastery, progress for English language learners, and graduation and college-going rates). You can view individual school expenditure reports for details on spending per student.

I know which school(s) I want to compare.

View each school’s report card to compare demographics and outcomes data.

Use the School Finance Reports tool to view and/or download each comparison school’s expenditure report.

I do not know which schools I want to compare.

View individual school report cards to gather demographic information and choose comparison schools. You can also use the map tool to search by proximity to an address.

View each comparison school’s report card to compare outcomes data.

Use the School Finance Reports tool to view and/or download each comparison school’s expenditure report.

MORE ABOUT MINNESOTA

The Minnesota Department of Education is working to update reporting on school spending and plans to publish that data on the Minnesota Report Card in spring 2020.