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Governor Lamont's Recommended Budget for FYs 2024 and 2025 (Office of Policy and Management)
Feb 8, 2023
On Wednesday, February 8, 2023, Governor Ned Lamont released his budget proposal for fiscal years 2024 and 2025 to the Connecticut General Assembly. This resource contains documents related to these proposed adjustments.
Education Funding 101: ECS Grant and Choice Schools (Office of Fiscal Analysis & Office of Legislative Research)
Feb 1, 2023
This presentation from the Office of Fiscal Analysis and Office of Legislative Research covers Connecticut's ECS grant, funding formulas for public schools of choice, and state education funding for each public school type.
FY 2023 Monthly Estimated Budget Projections, Revenue Estimates, and Expenditure Details (Office of Fiscal Analysis)
May 25, 2023
Monthly reports from the Connecticut General Assembly's Office of Fiscal Analysis detailing its most recent estimated General Fund budget projections, revenue estimates, and expenditure details for fiscal year 2023.
Public School Expenditures Reports (CT State Department of Education)
Aug 3, 2022
Each year, the Connecticut State Department of Education (CSDE) publishes Public School Expenditure Reports. Based on data submitted to the CSDE by each school district through the Education Financial System (EFS), these reports provide information on total district and school spending as well as spending per student.
Local Public School District Net Current Expenditures Per Pupil (CT State Department of Education)
Jan 21, 2023
This resource features data from the Connecticut State Department of Education detailing per-student spending from 2007-22 for each Connecticut local public school district. The data includes net current expenditures (NCE) per pupil (NCEP) and special education Excess Cost grant basic contributions for the May payment.
Breakout of Education Cost Sharing (ECS) Grant Entitlements Between Alliance and Non-Alliance School Districts (CT State Department of Education)
Aug 31, 2022
This data spreadsheet from the Connecticut State Department of Education, which spans from the 2011-12 school year to the 2022-23 school year, breaks down each Connecticut town's Education Cost Sharing (ECS) grant by the Alliance District and non-Alliance District portion. Alliance Districts, which are 36 of the lowest-performing local public school districts in the state, receive increased ECS funding "to support district strategies to dramatically increase student outcomes and close achievement gaps."