How much state funding does Kirkwood receive?

state-funding-is-inadequateVery little.

The Kirkwood School District receives $572 per student from the state education formula. The average formula payment for St. Louis County school districts is four times than amount: $2,216. As the chart shows, Kirkwood is among the bottom 25 percent in state funding.
It costs the District approximately $12,000 annually to educate a child, which means KSD schools are primarily funded by our local property taxes.