Republicans increase total K-12 spending

Despite a significant decrease in federal funding, K-12 education spending in North Carolina broke the $12 billion mark last year, according to the NC Department of Public Instruction.

School Year State Sources Federal Sources Local Sources Total
2012-2013  $7,706,801,545  $1,470,124,139  $2,975,235,140  $12,152,160,824
2011-2012  $7,599,573,456  $1,675,408,103  $2,683,319,423  $11,958,300,982
2010-2011  $7,277,494,587  $1,909,891,466  $2,675,887,290  $11,863,273,343

 

One comment

  1. Don’t you know according to liberal math a 1.6% increase is a cut as the Democrats planned to increase spending 1.8%.

    Comment by Skyler the Weird on December 4, 2013 at 12:43 pm

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