Manuals and Presentations

The following manuals provide information on a variety of school finance topics.


General School Finance Information

Learn how Texas public schools are funded. 



View recent PowerPoint presentations.

  • Texas Public School Finance Overview (April 2018)                   (PP, 2.7 MB)   (PDF, 1.0 MB)
  • Region XII School Finance Update (October 2017)                    (PP, 470 KB)  (PDF, 490 KB)


Chapter 41

Find information on the requirements that districts subject to the Texas Education Code, Chapter 41, (wealth equalization) must meet.



Find information on the requirements that local education agencies providing student transportation must meet to receive state funding for that transportation.


For more information, contact the Office of State Funding
(512) 463-9238