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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 2019 Blended Enrollment count reported 1,244 pupils; down 20 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 $11,964,406, places 6 in terms of total expenditures for fiscal year 2019. Spending $9,618 per student ranks Tawas Area Schools 9 in terms Expenditures per Student which is $697 less than the Peer Group average of $10,315.

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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 State Department of Education. 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$8,391,1007699$12,0041
Bangor Township SchoolsBay-Arenac ISD$24,768,10512,545$9,7328
Hale Area SchoolsIosco RESA$3,883,9589342$11,3572
Oscoda Area SchoolsIosco RESA$12,551,68551,151$10,9053
Pinconning Area SchoolsBay-Arenac ISD$12,810,16841,271$10,0796
Standish-Sterling Community SchoolsBay-Arenac ISD$15,848,13431,574$10,0697
Tawas Area SchoolsIosco RESA$11,964,40661,244$9,6189
West Branch-Rose City Area SchoolsC.O.O.R. ISD$21,802,97922,039$10,6934
Whittemore-Prescott Area SchoolsIosco RESA$8,111,7878781$10,3865

1Rank is based on Total Expenditures

2Rank is based on the Expenditures per Student