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The data in the first three columns is data compiled by the State of Connecticut, Department of Education and published in November 2007.
The calculation for Woodstock is based upon an Education budget of $13,847,656 (2006-2007) and 1432 elementary, middle school and high school/Academy students (Average Daily Attendence). All districts have been calculated exactly the same way. A pdf list ranking all 166 school districts of the State in one spreadsheet can be found on the left at the bottom of the list of Pages entitled “Per Pupil Spending…”
Woodstock’s per pupil spending is last among 14 surrounding towns in spite of the finding that Woodstock is in the middle among these towns in terms of year 2000 per capita income. Read the rest of this entry »