20170222 - School Funding (HRB) - nwherald
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H. Rick Bamman - hbamman@shawmedia.com
Huntley High School students in Gerry Marchand's human anatomy class record their findings while observing simulated blood samples. While Illinois ranks 15th in the nation in average per-pupil public school spending, according to 2013 data, only two states have larger gaps between spending on the wealthiest versus the poorest school districts, according to the final report issued last month by the Illinois School Funding Reform Commission.