Total spending on a annual per pupil basis in a public K-12 school system is 13k USD.
Jay Sun
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Following the link you provided, it does break down subcategories, and instruction only gets $6,693 per student. That includes teacher salaries and benefits. So now in your class of 20.3 elementary students (national average) you have $135867. The teacher’s salary averages $43,440 plus another $51,237 in benefits (insurance, paid time off, retirement). That leaves $41190, $2029 per student, 180 days in a year=$11 per day per kid. For all books, supplies, curriculum materials (including those purchased under contract by the school), and instructional technology.

Sources:
https://nces.ed.gov/surveys/sass/tables/sass0708_2009324_t1s_08.asp
http://www.pressconnects.com/story/news/local/watchdog/2016/07/08/dig-deep-ny-highest-per-public-cost-teacher-benefits/86540588/
http://www.payscale.com/research/US/All_K-12_Teachers/Salary
http://nces.ed.gov/surveys/pss/tables/table_15.asp

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