Sometimes it seems like the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools are not forthcoming with financial information. That’s understandable. Education data can be extremely complicated and confusing. CMS is attempting to pull back the curtain an inch or two with the recent release of its 2010 Equity Report. What schools receive the most money per pupil? Here’s your chance to compare and contrast every school in the system. To view the full report, go to the CMS website.

“The rationale is that all that information is in the CMS Equity Report,” explained Lauren Bell, the district’s public information officer told the Carolina Journal. “Now you can just go to one place where the data is easy to understand, explained in common language, and find anything you need to know about that school.”