Lawmakers to begin several days of debating and hearing testimony on school funding formula.
A committee outlined an education funding plan Tuesday that uses basic concepts from the state’s previous funding formula.
The Kansas Supreme Court will hand down its decision on school funding lawsuit filed in 2010 by four school districts.
The Senate had planned to debate a bill Thursday that would cut aid to public schools by $128 million by June 30.
Some Wichita teachers are getting creative to overcome recent budget cuts.
KSN is asking if there will be big changes for school money on the way.
Some top Republican legislators in Kansas are looking to cut aid to public schools significantly to close a shortfall in the budget.
While both sides will share their arguments today, a ruling isn’t expected some time.
One provision would strip local districts of their power to tax.
The governor and the GOP-controlled Legislature expect to write a new school funding formula next year.
Garden City schools are anticipating a mid-year budget cut for the fourth consecutive year.
Officials with USD 259 have received nearly $687,000 to help support refugee students that were enrolling in our schools.
The Kansas State Board of Education has approved a total of $7.2 million in additional state aid to 31 public school districts.
The Wichita Public Schools district is taking the final steps to close the doors of Metro Meridian Alternative High School.
Garden City Public Schools will see a small budget increase next year.