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Overview

The Tawas Area Schools is a District that lies within the Iosco RESA in the Northern Lower Peninsula Region of Michigan. The 2018 Blended Enrollment count reported 1,264 pupils; up 23 from the prior year.
How Tawas Area Schools Compares Financially

Of the 9 Districts within the Peer Group Tawas Schools Comparable Districts, Tawas Area Schools, with General Fund only Expenditures of $11,546,150, places 6 in terms of total expenditures for fiscal year 2018. Spending $9,135 per student ranks Tawas Area Schools 9 in terms Expenditures per Student which is $713 less than the Peer Group average of $9,848.

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Why it Matters: Mouse over the dots to see which district is reflected and the detail about their expenditures per student. The Expenditures Analysis graph correlates the size of schools, as measured by Total Expenditures, and Expenditures per Student respectively. The district on the far right has the largest budget. The district on the far left has the smallest budget. The higher up you travel on the graph indicates districts that spend the most per student. (n075) (o35)

Data Source: The school district financial data comes from two sources. Historic data is provided by downloads from the Michigan Department of Education, Center for Educational Performance and Information (CEPI) Financial Information Database (FID). Future data is loaded by the respective school district financial department. (n040)

Data Table listing all the Districts in Tawas Schools Comparable Districts

School NameLies WithinTotal
Expenditures
1Peer
Rank
EnrollmentExpenditures
per Student
2Peer
Rank
Alcona Community SchoolsAlpena-Montmorency-Alcona ESD$8,161,3047719$11,3511
Bangor Township SchoolsBay-Arenac ISD$24,053,39912,588$9,2948
Hale Area SchoolsIosco RESA$4,122,5099380$10,8492
Oscoda Area SchoolsIosco RESA$12,072,56051,159$10,4163
Pinconning Area SchoolsBay-Arenac ISD$12,945,75641,312$9,8676
Standish-Sterling Community SchoolsBay-Arenac ISD$15,334,08431,577$9,7247
Tawas Area SchoolsIosco RESA$11,546,15061,264$9,1359
West Branch-Rose City Area SchoolsC.O.O.R. ISD$20,398,84122,063$9,8885
Whittemore-Prescott Area SchoolsIosco RESA$8,086,7018790$10,2364

1Rank is based on Total Expenditures

2Rank is based on the Expenditures per Student