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$270 million

$270 million

We think local taxpayers deserve to know how much of their money is going to private voucher schools. Last year alone, it was nearly $270 million statewide. Join SOS Wauwatosa in asking that the voucher program be paused so all schools are held accountable in equal...

Public Schools are Receiving Less

Public Schools are Receiving Less

Understanding education funding is vital. Check out this analysis from the Wisconsin Budget Project. "The share of state tax revenue dedicated to school districts has declined since 2011. That year, the state devoted $3.81 out of every $10 in tax revenue to school...

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$270 million

$270 million

We think local taxpayers deserve to know how much of their money is going to private voucher schools. Last year alone, it was nearly $270 million statewide. Join SOS Wauwatosa in asking that the voucher program be paused so all schools are held accountable in equal...

Survey Says: Fund Public Schools

Survey Says: Fund Public Schools

The results are in: it's education voters care about in this election cycle! In this graph from the most recent Marquette Law School poll, we see education is neck-and-neck with the economy. Also from the Marquette poll: "Voters say they would rather increase spending...

S.O.S. Wauwatosa in Action

How To Communicate With Your School Board

School Board members live in our community – they provide leadership and make decisions about our schools. They work with the Superintendent and other school district staff to set budgets, create and review policies, approve school calendars, approve curriculum, consider personnel recommendations, etc. Board members are elected to three­ year terms and receive no financial compensation for their service.
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How To Communicate With Your State Legislator

Our state government passes laws and makes financial decisions that affect all of our lives. Funding for public schools, highway projects, jobs & the economy, and environmental issues, are just a few examples of things that are impacted by decisions made by our Governor and Legislature.
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More Resources

  • TOSA Achieves – Catch up on good news from Wauwatosa Schools.
  • S.O.S. Video Project – Hear from parents, busines owners, community leaders, educators and public school supporters.
  • Community Calendar – See what’s going on with S.O.S. Wauwatosa and find out how you can be involved.