The Campaign for Fiscal Equity lawsuit was settled about ten years ago but the state used the Great Recession as an excuse not to pay the city the money it is owed for schools. The recession is in the rear-view mirror but the state still hasn't paid up in full.
It is now referred to as Foundation Aid.
To find out how much your school is owed, click here.
Not that if the DOE got all the money, it would end up in the classroom.
At Middle College the money would be spent in the classroom for sure. According to the CFE site, MCHS is owed $917,147.