Town Hall #24

FOCUS: K-12 Education:

Student Outcomes & Funding …

Wednesday, July 28 , at 4:30 PM

Frequently, dialog regarding education jumps immediately to funding…  and student achievement and outcomes get overlooked. As noted by David Roederer at the July 14 Round Table, between state and local tax dollars, approximately $15,000 is spent per pupil in Iowa’s K-12 system.  What is the return on that investment? 


Dr. Lisa Remy, Superintendent of the West Des Moines Community Schools (WDMCS)

Jay Pennington, Chief, Bureau of Information and Analysis Services, Iowa Department of Education (DOE)