Legislative Analyst's Office, December 2000

California's Economy and
Budget in Perspective

2000 Cal Facts

Program Trends

Part 1

K-12 School Revenues


K-12 School Spending


The Average Cost of a California School


Growth in K-12 Enrollment
Will Slow Significantly

Divergent Trends in Elementary and High School Enrollments

Proposition 98 Funding Per Student Has Risen Sharply

Constant 2000-01 Dollars

Increase in Noncredentialed Teachers Varies Widely Among Schools

K-3 Schools, by Quartile

Eighth Grade Reading Proficiency Levels by Race/Ethnicity


K-12 Pupil Scores Have Improved

Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR)

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