The School Voucher Audit
By Jeff Spalding
Read this report for a program-by-program breakdown of school voucher costs and savings.
"School Voucher Audit" Slideshare
In this report, you will learn:
This report shows that, in total, the ten programs examined have saved more than $1.7 billion in cumulative net savings since the 1990–91 school year.
This report explains the complications of determining exactly how much a school voucher program costs or saves, including labyrinthine funding policies and “private school propensity.”
Some schools’ costs are fixed; others are variable. This report breaks down the general effects of school choice programs on individual school budgets.
Savings by Program
Researchers analyze conservative cost-savings estimates for nine active school voucher programs and one inactive school voucher program.