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Judge Gina R. Russo of the Franklin County Court of Common Pleas ruled on Sept. 10 that the Toledo, Cleveland, and Dayton school districts were unlawfully deprived of funding by ODE.
The underpayment to the districts stems from ODE’s decision in 2005 to substitute a funding methodology that differed from the one specified by state law.
Court awards TPS $4.8M plus interest in lawsuit
Toledo Public Schools is one of three Ohio districts awarded $42 million, with Toledo’s share as $4.8 million plus interest, due to the Ohio …
Court awards DPS $23.6 million due to State’s failure to fund the district according to law
The Dayton Public School District was awarded more than $23.6 million after a judge issued a decision to award three Ohio public school districts $42 million plus interest due to the Ohio Department of Education’s unlawful reduction of school funding…