Danbury Resources

A comprehensive portal for those interested in how Connecticut's school finance system impacts Danbury

Danbury Public Schools is the 7th largest district in Connecticut and educates 11,483 students. Of those students, nearly 60% are low-income, over 1 in 4 are English Learners, and close to 1 in 8 need special education services. At $12,742, Danbury Public Schools has the lowest per-student spending in the state, and spends less than similar districts. Danbury taxpayers pay nearly 70 cents of every dollar in the city's education budget (amounting to $8,930 per student).

Below is a collection of documents providing greater information about school funding in Danbury, and how it impacts students, schools, taxpayers, and the community of Danbury.

Presentation About Connecticut's School Finance System and How It Impacts Danbury

FAQs About Funding for Danbury Public Schools

Informational One-pager Concerning Funding for Danbury Public Schools

Danbury Legislative Delegation Handout (click here to find your legislators)