Pennsylvania Department of Education 2011-12 Budget Information
Governor Corbett Signs Budget, Cutting Spending, Without Tax Increases
(June 30, 2011) Harrisburg – Gov. Tom Corbett today signed the 2011-12 budget which cuts government spending, does not raise taxes, includes property tax reform, and restores common sense to the state spending process. Read the press release
Eudcation Budget Details:
Summary of State Education Appropriations: This Execel File contains a summary of the funding levels for Education appropriations for the 2011-2012 fiscal year.
Basic Education Funding, the enacted budget includes $5,354,629,000 for the 2011-2012 Basic Education Funding appropriation. This amount is a $233,290,000 increase (4.6%) over the enacted State appropriation for 2010-2011.
Special Education Funding, the enacted budget includes $1,026,815,000 for the 2011-2012 Special Education appropriation. Each school district will receive an amount equal to its 2010-2011 Special Education Funding allocation.
NOTE: All historical budget information may be found here.