REYNOLDS SIGNS PUBLIC SCHOOL FUNDING BILLS

first_imgGovernor Kim Reynolds has signed two education funding bills into law that provide a 2 percent increase in state per-pupil funding for the budget year beginning in July:Audio Playerhttp://kscj.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/EDUBILL.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.OC……..per student equity. ;11The measures boost per-pupil support from the state general fund to nearly $3.3 billion:Audio Playerhttp://kscj.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/EDUBILL2.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.OC…….end of 3rd grade. :15The second bill provides schools $21.3 million, including funding for transportation in districts where the cost of busing students is higher.Reynolds was joined by a group of elementary school students as she signed the bills in a ceremony Tuesday morning at the Iowa Capitol.last_img

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