Washington State House Democrats


Education and funding: Helpful information on K-12 staffing and finances

Fully funding education has been a primary focus of the Washington State Legislature the last few bienniums. With next year being the deadline for meeting our constitutional obligation to fully fund education, I thought it would be helpful to share some links to information that has been informative to me and fellow legislators.

A PowerPoint Presentation on funding issues and the state of K-12 Education: K-12 Finance Overview OPR 2015 Jan

Our K-12 Education Leg Handbook from non-partisan staff from January 2015

The Annual Financial Reporting Summary for School Year 14-15 from the OSPI in Apr 2016

Overview of K-12 Public School Staffing from non-partisan staff from June 2016