The 2019 average Fiscal Score for the 9 members of the Tawas Schools Comparable Districts peer group is 1. Tawas Area Schools, with a 2019 Fiscal Score of 0, is 1 less than the the cohort average. Tawas Area Schools is fiscally less distressed than the cohort districts.

Why it Matters: The Fiscal Indicator Score is a 10-point scale of fiscal distress which reports on several indicators simultaneously. Using this scale school districts can be measured annually on a range from 0 to 10, where 10 indicates a high level of distress and 0 indicates no distress. Units can score any integer between 0 and 10 as well. (n042) (o115)

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 for Tawas Schools Comparable Districts Indicator Score

Ending School Year2008200920102011201220132014201520162017201820192020
Oscoda Area Schools4332422000003
Hale Area Schools6767753222334
West Branch-Rose City Area Schools223253411000
Whittemore-Prescott Area Schools5456666642224
Alcona Community Schools2333435431013
Bangor Township Schools101121110000
Pinconning Area Schools446663563101
Standish-Sterling Community Schools4322444545322
Tawas Area Schools0012311110001
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