THE SYSTEM FOR SCHOOL FUNDING IN ILLINOIS REMAINS INEQUITABLE

We envision an equitable system that does the following:

  • Closes funding gaps
  • Recognizes individual student needs
  • Accounts for local ability to pay
  • Makes a lasting impact

DID YOU KNOW?

More than half of state education dollars go to districts regardless of their wealth, shortchanging poor districts that have students with greater needs.

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Fix the Formula Illinois is encouraged by SB 1 amendment (3/24/17)

Education advocacy organizations announce new campaign (3/15/17)

Crain’s Editorial: Stop talking and fix the school funding formula (2/24/17)

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