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Charter School Block Grant Funding Rates

General purpose entitlement, categorical block grant, and In-lieu of economic impact aid rates for years prior to 2013-14.
(Education Code sections 47633 and 47634)
As of June 25, 2014
General Purpose Entitlement Rates
Year K-3 4-6 7-8 9-12
2003-04

$4,540

$4,606

$4,733

$5,506

2004-05

$4,724

$4,793

$4,934

$5,732

2005-06

$4,970

$5,040

$5,182

$6,019

2006-07

$5,343

$5,423

$5,579

$6,471

2007-08

$5,587

$5,671

$5,834

$6,772

2008-09

$5,457

$5,540

$5,702

$6,619

2009-10

$5,047

$5,121

$5,271

$6,135

2010-11

$5,081

$5,157

$5,312

$6,153

2011-12

$5,077

$5,155

$5,312

$6,143

2012-13
$5,109
$5,186
$5,343
$6,185
2013-14
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Categorical Block Grant Rates
Year K-3 4-6 7-8 9-12
2003-04

$172

$177

$129

$164

2004-05

$277

$277

$277

$277

2005-06

$279

$279

$279

$279

2006-07

$400

$400

$400

$400

2007-08

 *$500

 *$500

 *$500

 *$500

2008-09

*$500

*$500

*$500

*$500

2009-10

*$500

*$500

*$500

*$500

2010-11

*$500

*$500

*$500

*$500

2011-12

*$500

*$500

*$500

*$500

2012-13
*$500
*$500
*$500
*$500
2013-14
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In Lieu of Economic Impact Aid (EIA)
Year EIA per pupil EIA Min 1-10 EIA Min 11+
2003-04

$107

$4,901

$7,356

2004-05

$115

$5,019

$7,533

2005-06

$125

$5,231

$7,852

2006-07

$303

$5,500

$8,300

2007-08

*$318

*$5,749

*$8,676

2008-09

*$318

*$5,749

*$8,676

2009-10

$319

$5,749

$8,676

2010-11

*$319

*$5,749

*$8,676

2011-12

*$338

*$5,749

*$8,676

2012-13
$338
$5,749
$8,676
2013-14
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*A proration factor was applied to the funding for each fiscal year as shown in the following table.

Year Categorical Block Grant Proration Factor EIA Proration Factor

2007-08

0.999536563

0.999536563

2008-09

0.862373379

0.862373379

2009-10

0.9072159921

No deficit

2010-11

0.8246818019

0.9533525089

2011-12

0.7954648249

0.9596753559

2012-13
0.8226798408
No deficit
2013-14
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NOTE: Beginning in 2013-14, charter schools are funded pursuant to the Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF). Charter school block grant rates are no longer applicable.

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Last Reviewed: Monday, April 25, 2016

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