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    Chapter 70 Program

    The Chapter 70 program is the major program of state aid to public elementary and secondary schools. In addition to providing state aid to support school operations, it also establishes minimum spending requirements for each school district and minimum requirements for each municipality's share of school costs.

    Chapter 70 Legislation & Regulation

    Chapter 70 State Aid and Spending Requirement

    For earlier spending requirements related to Chapter 70 please contact sfinance@doe.mass.edu.

    Chapter 70 Resources

    For earlier analyses related to Chapter 70 please contact sfinance@doe.mass.edu.

    Foundation Reserve Aid

    Last Updated: April 15, 2022

     
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