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Colorado Education Funding

Grassroots St. Vrain provides updated information on how education funding works in Colorado. They fact check with school district leaders, the Colorado Legislative Council, and the Colorado School Finance Project. For more information, please visit

Bottoms Up UpdatedSchool Finance 101 Series:

Local Dollars for Local Schools Updated


Colorado State Funding Formula Updated


Additional Resources

Colorado Department of Education:
Colorado School Finance and Categorical Program Funding
School Finance Unit 


Colorado Succeeds:
School Funding in Colorado: What you need to know


Colorado Association of School Boards:
School Finance 101: What every Coloradan should know about education funding


Colorado School Finance Project: