BROWNWOOD, Texas -

Brownwood ISD Superintendent Reece Blincoe will be speaking before the Senate Finance Committee Wednesday.

Blincoe will testify on school funding.

He said the pay scale in Brownwood compared to the rest of the state is low.

The district is down 85 students this year, which means the loss of $250,000 in state funding.

Blincoe said they lost several families with students to Midland and the Matroplex this year.