Financial strain raises concerns of negative publicity for Perham schools
State education funding has not kept pace with inflation.
Adjusted for inflation, public schools are receiving $377 less per pupil than in 2002, according to Perham-Dent school business manager Kristi Werner.
This was one of several observations made during the "Truth in Taxation" presentation at the December 16 school board meeting.
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