Budget Management

FAQs


Where does the lottery money go for education?

The Department of Education produces an annual publication of Education Appropriations funded by the Florida lottery and the document includes a history of appropriated lottery funds since the beginning of the Florida Lottery, and may be found at http://www.fldoe.org/core/fileparse.php/7507/urlt/Lotbook.pdf (PDF, 1MB).

How much money does my district receive for K-12 schools?

The current Florida Education Finance Program (FEFP) calculation of funds to be distributed to school districts may be found at http://www.fldoe.org/fefp/offrfefp.asp.

How are school districts funded?

The Department of Education each year updates the Funding for Florida School Districts document. This is a step by step funding process of the Florida Education Finance Program (FEFP) and may be found at http://www.fldoe.org/core/fileparse.php/7507/urlt/Fefpdist.pdf (PDF, 515KB).

How much money did the State of Florida provide to education?

A copy of the current General Appropriations Act providing the details of the current State of Florida budget may be found at http://laws.flrules.org/2019/115 (PDF).