Kate has spent the majority of her career in Denver Public Schools shaping the district’s resource allocation model and building a backbone of financial support known as the Financial Partner Network.
Marques has five years of experience in k-12 education finance and was responsible for the development and distribution of $109M in general education funds across 60 schools at Indianapolis Public Schools.
It is a common misconception that a taxpayer’s dollars are allocated to the schools and districts closest to the taxpayer. Tax dollars are collected and distributed to school districts throughout the state. Share this handy resource with community stakeholders to explain how tax dollars fund public schools.
School boundaries have a direct impact on the way districts are able to fund schools. They can also have a major impact on tax dollars and property values. Watch this on-demand recording to discuss the fears many hold regarding school zoning and tips on balancing private wealth while advancing the public good.