ERIC Number: ED444263
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
State, Local and Federal Financing for Illinois Public Schools, 1998-99.
Weidler, David; Spinner, Nancy; Hanselman, Frank
This publication serves as a source document that provides a basic understanding of Illinois school finance. It supplies information on the sources and amounts of funds available for prekindergarten through postsecondary education in Illinois common schools. The publication contains a summary of fiscal year 1999 appropriations to the Illinois State Board of Education as well as appropriations for educationally related purposes made to other state agencies. Information is provided on the sources and uses of state and federal revenues, sources of local revenues, school reform legislation, and legislation that affects school financial management. Tax-rate limitations, interfund transfers, short- and long-term borrowing, and information on the required recording of district revenues and expenditures are also included. Included as appendices are a glossary, a school-finance bibliography, a graph of General State Aid distribution and representative forms, and computation sheets.(DFR)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield.