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Maine serves 170,539 students across 155 districts. Its teachers have had 11,630 projects funded on DonorsChoose, representing $6.0 million in funds.

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Maine School Spending

Maine spent a total of $2.7 billion in the 2016-17 school year school year on education. 58.6% of that was on instruction, 37.5% on support services, and 3.9% on other costs.

Maine spent a total of $15,947 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year school year on education. 58.6% of that was on instruction, 37.5% on support services, and 3.9% on other costs.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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Maine Department of Education school support on DonorsChoose Last updated Nov 30, 2021

DonorsChoose makes it easy for anyone to help a teacher in need, moving us closer to a nation where students in every community have the tools and experiences they need for a great education.

$6.0 million
raised using DonorsChoose
projects funded
teachers funded
projects for basic supplies
projects for technology
projects for books
projects for art supplies

Maine Department of Education has received support from 38,525 individuals from Maine and 16,755 individuals out-of-state.

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