Taking Back America By Taking Back Our Schools
"Arizona officials define classroom spending as dollars that go toward: classroom personnel, including salaries and benefits for teachers; classroom supplies such as pens and crayons; instructional aids such as textbooks; and activities and tuition.
Non-classroom dollars pay for administrative salaries, plant operations and maintenance, food service, transportation and student- and instruction-support services.
The Prop. 123 language approved by the Legislature states: "The Department of Education shall allocate the appropriated amount to school districts and charter schools on a pro rata basis using the weighted student count for the school district or charter school."