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Calculations to Determine the 2008-09 Advance


The Advance Apportionment for 2008-09 is based on a statutory derivation pursuant to California Education Code sections 14002 through 14007 and 41301 and certified pursuant to Education Code Section 41330. The following provides specific details regarding the calculation of funding for each program.

County Offices of Education

The state-aid portion of the revenue limit for each county office of education (COE) was calculated using the most current estimates from the California Department of Finance (DOF). To tie to that number, the 2007-08 second principal apportionment (P-2) state aid for each COE was adjusted as follows:

School District Revenue Limits

The state-aid portion of the revenue limit for each district was calculated using the most current estimate of state aid from DOF. To tie to that number, the 2007-08 P-2 total amount for each district was adjusted as follows:

Charter Schools
Community Day School Program

The 2007-08 P-2 amount for mandatory expelled pupils was increased by the revenue limit COLA factor of 5.66 percent.

Basic Aid “Choice”/Court-ordered Voluntary Pupil Transfer and Basic Aid Supplement Charter School Adjustment

The 2007-08 P-2 amount was increased by the revenue limit COLA factor of 5.66 percent.

County Office Funds Transfer

The 2007-08 P-2 amounts for special education, county community school, and nonpublic, nonsectarian school/licensed children’s institutions county office funds transfers were increased by the revenue limit COLA factor of 5.66 percent.

Questions:   Office of Principal Apportionment and Special Education | 916-324-4541
Office of Charter Apportionments and District Reorganization | 916-324-4541
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