March 6, 2014

For Immediate Release

 

KSDE and KSBE Issue Statement in Advance of Kansas Supreme Court Ruling of Gannon vs. State of Kansas

 

Denise Kahler, Director of Communications, 785-296-4876

TOPEKA – In anticipation of the Kansas Supreme Court announcement of its decision in the school finance case Gannon vs. State of Kansas, scheduled for Friday, March 7 at 9:30 am, the Kansas State Board of Education and the Kansas State Department of Education issue the following statement:

 

The Kansas State Board of Education and the Kansas State Department of Education are encouraged that a decision is being made, alleviating the uncertainty lingering throughout our state’s education system and enabling us all to move forward with our work to educate the children of Kansas.

 

KSDE and KSBE will take the time needed to thoroughly review the court’s findings prior to issuing any further statements.