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2015-17 State Budget Information

Budget Materials

School Funding

The centerpiece of State Superintendent Tony Evers' 2015-17 education budget, the "Fair Funding for Our Future" package, contains provisions to fix Wisconsin's broken school funding formula.

Additional Measures

As a whole, the budget also

  • increases funding for students with disabilities,
  • invests in rural schools,
  • supports English language learners,
  • bolsters transitions to postsecondary opportunities,
  • provides other targeted learning offerings, and
  • supports public libraries.

In addition, the budget includes responsible revenue limit growth, tied to the Consumer Price Index (CPI).