Tag: Arizona Student Spending

Q & A: Arizona’s State Budget and Taxes

| January 12, 2015
Q & A: Arizona’s State Budget and Taxes

Did you know that Arizona has the lowest spending per student on K-12 administration of any state in the country? Or that tax cuts adopted by our legislature and Governor Brewer just since the Great Recession began account for more than one third of the projected budget deficit next fiscal year? You can find these […]

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Federal Report Just Released – Spending Per Student In Arizona Continues To Be Among The Lowest Of All The States

| June 25, 2014
Federal Report Just Released – Spending Per Student In Arizona Continues To Be Among The Lowest Of All The States

Arizona’s spending per student ranks 47th with 46 other states spending more per pupil .The annual publication from the U.S. Census Bureau, Public Education Finances:2012, reported that Arizona spent $7,466 per pupil in FY 2012. Arizona ranked 47th with only Oklahoma at 48th, Idaho at 49th and Utah at 50th spending less.The national average was […]

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