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|HARTLAND – Governor Scott Walker visited Hartland North Elementary School this morning to discuss the historic K-12 school investments included in his biennial budget proposal, which lifts K-12 investment to $11.5 billion over two years, an all-time high and includes $649 million in new state aids for all K-12 schools in the state.|
“It’s great to be here in Hartland to discuss the positive impact our $11.5 billion investment in K-12 education will have on the students, teachers, and families in the Hartland-Lakeside School District,” Governor Walker said. “As I travel throughout the state, one of the things I hear most often is we need to make K-12 education a priority. Our budget proposal shows we’re listening, and thanks to our reforms, more of that funding is going directly into the classroom to benefit our students.”
The Hartland-Lakeside School District is estimated to receive $7.94 million in funding from the state under Governor Walker’s biennial budget, including:
The Hartland-Lakeside School District may also be eligible for further funding under Governor Walker’s budget proposal, such as mental health grants, energy efficiency incentives, and special needs grants.
Press Releases Gov. Walker: Visits Hartland North Elementary School, highlights the historic K-12 investments...