March 30, 2009
The California Department of Education (CDE) recertified the 2008-09 First Principal Apportionment (P-1) on March 18, 2009, pursuant to California Education Code (EC) Section 41332. The statewide total was $27,259,869,708.
Included with this letter is a summary of the calculations that the CDE used in the 2008-09 Recertified First Principal Apportionment. A copy of this letter and the apportionment exhibits that provide detail related to the P-1 Recertification are available on the CDE’s Web site at http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/aa/pa/pa0809.asp . County superintendents should advise districts and charter schools of this apportionment as soon as possible by providing them a copy of this letter. If you need assistance, or have any further questions, please contact the Office of Principal Apportionment and Special Education at 916-324-4541 or by e-mail at PASE@cde.ca.gov.
Peter Foggiato, Administrator
Office of Principal Apportionment and Special Education