Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

Is there a penalty for school districts whose per pupil spends lot morethan average? Vermont

Collapse
This topic is closed.
X
X
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Is there a penalty for school districts whose per pupil spends lot morethan average? Vermont

    Yes. If a town has “excess spending,” then its district spending adjustment includes that excess twice in the computation. 32 V.S.A. §§5401(12) and 5401(13).
    Excess spending means the per-pupil spending in excess of 130 percent of the excess spending base (essentially the statewide average). The base is $8,729 for tax year 2005 (FY06). The district spending adjustment is the ratio of the district’s education spending plus excess spending to the base education payment. Here is an example.
Working...
X