Texas's school finance system is one of the most complex public education topics, but is also a topic of critical importance. We encourage our community to set aside time to update their knowledge of current school finance topics and trends. These resources may be a helpful starting point:
"In the absence of state funding, where does school funding come from?"
Based on our experience as an “A”-rated school district, our leadership has identified these opportunities for the state legislature to empower our students to excel:
"The Basics of Texas School Finance" from Raise Your Hand Texas:
"Your Taxes & School Finance" from the Texas School Alliance
Texas School Alliance is a group of the most prominent school districts in Texas, representing more than 2 million total students. The group researches policy issues and works to improve educational quality for Texas students.