Governor Bruce Rauner signed into law Public Act 100-0465 or the Evidence-Based Funding for Student Success Act on August 31, 2017. This law enacts evidence-based funding (EBF) and comprehensively changes the way that school districts receive the bulk of state funds. EBF sends more resources to Illinois’ most under-resourced students. EBF takes the necessary first steps toward ensuring all schools have the resources they need to provide a safe, rigorous, and well-rounded learning environment for all students. EBF demonstrates new mindsets for understanding the relationship between equity, adequacy, and student outcomes.
FY 2019 Tier Funding Distribution
EBF Spending Plan
FY 2019 EBF spending plans are due September 30, 2018 in IWAS. Use these resources to guide completion and submission. For any remaining questions, contact
- 11/2 Webinar: Evidence-Based Funding Enrollment Verification Process and Reallocation of Base Funding Minimum from Special Education Joint Agreements to Member District
- Understanding the Evidence-Based Formula Distribution Calculation
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