2010 Wisconsin Code
Chapter 121. School finance.
121.08 Payment of state aids; reductions.

121.08

121.08 Payment of state aids; reductions.

121.08(1)

(1) The state shall pay to the school district the sum of the following amounts:

121.08(1)(a)

(a) The amount by which the primary guaranteed valuation exceeds the school district equalized valuation, multiplied by the primary required levy rate.

121.08(1)(b)

(b) The amount by which the secondary guaranteed valuation exceeds the school district equalized valuation multiplied by the secondary required levy rate.

121.08(1)(c)

(c) The amount by which the tertiary guaranteed valuation exceeds the school district equalized valuation multiplied by the tertiary required levy rate.

121.08(2)

(2) The aid computed under sub. (1) shall be reduced by the sum of the amount by which the school district equalized valuation exceeds the secondary guaranteed valuation, multiplied by the secondary required levy rate, and the amount by which the school district equalized valuation exceeds the tertiary guaranteed valuation, multiplied by the tertiary required levy rate. In no case may the aid under this section be less than the amount under sub. (1) (a).

121.08(3)

(3) The aid computed under sub. (1) shall be reduced by the amount by which the aid that the school district is receiving under sub. (1) as a result of the number of pupils reported as enrolled in the school district under s. 121.05 (1) (a) 7. exceeds the amount paid by the school district for tuition for those pupils.

121.08(4)

(4)

121.08(4)(a)

(a) The amount of state aid that a school district is eligible to be paid from the appropriation under s. 20.255 (2) (ac) shall be reduced by the amount determined as follows:

121.08(4)(a)1.

1. In the 2009-10 and 2010-11 school year, add the amounts paid under s. 118.40 (2r) in the current school year, and in the 2011-12 school year and each school year thereafter, add the amounts paid under s. 118.40 (2r) in the 2010-11 school year.

121.08(4)(a)2.

2. Divide the sum under subd. 1. by the total amount of state aid that all school districts are eligible to be paid from the appropriation under s. 20.255 (2) (ac), calculated as if the reduction under par. (b) had not occurred.

121.08(4)(a)3.

3. Multiply the amount of state aid that the school district is eligible to be paid from the appropriation under s. 20.255 (2) (ac), calculated as if the reduction under par. (b) had not occurred, by the quotient under subd. 2.

121.08(4)(b)

(b) The amount of state aid that the school district operating under ch. 119 is eligible to be paid from the appropriation under s. 20.255 (2) (ac) shall also be reduced by the amount calculated as follows:

121.08(4)(b)1.

1. Multiply the amounts paid under s. 119.23 (4) and (4m) in the 2009-10 school year by 41.6 percent, and multiply the amounts paid under s. 119.23 (4) and (4m) in the 2010-11 school year and in each school year thereafter by 38.4 percent.

121.08(4)(b)2.

2. Multiply the amounts paid under s. 119.23 (4) and (4m) in the 2009-10 school year by 3.4 percent, and multiply the amounts paid under s. 119.23 (4) and (4m) in the 2010-11 school year and in each school year thereafter by 6.6 percent.

121.08(4)(b)3.

3. Add the amounts determined under subds. 1. and 2.

121.08(4)(c)

(c) The amount of state aid that a school district is eligible to be paid from the appropriation under s. 20.255 (2) (ac) shall also be reduced by an amount equal to the amount paid to the Second Chance Partnership under s. 115.28 (54) for pupils enrolled in the school district. The department shall ensure that the amount of the aid reduction lapses to the general fund and that it does not affect the amount determined to be received by a school district as state aid under this section for any other purpose.

121.08(4)(d)

(d) The state superintendent shall ensure that the total amount of aid reduction under pars. (a) and (b) lapses to the general fund.

121.08 - ANNOT.

History: 1973 c. 90; 1977 c. 29; 1983 a. 509; 1985 a. 29; 1987 a. 27, 399; 1995 a. 27; 1999 a. 9, 185; 2001 a. 16; 2003 a. 33; 2005 a. 25; 2007 a. 100; 2009 a. 28.

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