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Cost to Educate is over $10,000/student at Thompson School District

Thompson School District’s budget for 2013-14 proposes to spend $152 million to educate about 15,000 students, or over $10,000 per student. The Colorado Department of Education 2012-13 report states TSD’s student achievement is declining at all levels. Student math proficiency is 73 percent for elementary, 59 percent for middle, and just 40 percent for high… read more