2016-2017 State Education Budget

Department of Education

  • 2016-2017 Enacted Summary of State Education Appropriations  (Excel)
    This file contains a summary of the enacted funding levels for 2016-2017 for Department of Education appropriations.
  • 2016-2017 Estimated Basic Education Funding (Excel)The enacted budget includes $5,895,079,000 for the 2016-2017 Basic Education Funding appropriation.  This amount is a $200,000,000 increase (3.51 percent) over the 2015-2016 appropriation.New dollars after the 2014-2015 fiscal year, totaling approximately $352,398,832, will be distributed based on the formula recommended by the Basic Education Funding Commission.
  • 2016-2017 Estimated Special Education Funding (Excel)
    The enacted budget includes $1,096,815,000 for the 2016-2017 Special Education appropriation.  This amount is a $20,000,000 increase (1.86 percent) over the 2015-2016 appropriation.For the Special Education Funding component, new dollars after the 2013-2014 fiscal year, totaling $65,450,000, will be distributed based on categories of support for students with disabilities.
  • Ready-to-Learn Block Grant (Excel)
    The enacted budget includes $250,000,000 for the 2016-2017 Ready to Learn Block Grant appropriation.  This is the same amount appropriated for 2015-2016.
  • Secondary Career and Technical Education Subsidy (description and estimated allocation)

Governor’s Office

The Education Policy and Leadership Center

Comments are closed.