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Title I, Part A, Basic Grant

NOTE: The application due date for this program has passed.

Funding Description

Title I, Part A, Basic Grant, is a federal categorical program contained in the Consolidated Application. Its purpose is to ensure that all children have a fair and equal opportunity to obtain a high-quality education and reach, at a minimum, proficiency on the state content standards and assessments. The intent of this funding is to meet the educational needs of low-achieving students enrolled in the highest poverty schools.


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria Eligibility requirements differ according to program components. For the first component (Basic Grants), a local educational agency’s (LEA) formula children must be at least 2 percent of the district's total age five to seventeen population and 10 formula children; for the second component (Concentration Grants), at least 15 percent or 6,500 formula children; for the third component (Targeted Grants), at least 5 percent and 10 formula children; and for the fourth component (Education Finance Incentive Grants), at least 5 percent and 10 formula children.
Other Eligibility Considerations Not applicable
Eligible Grade Level(s) K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Eligible Age Level(s) 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17,


Legal Authority Public Law 107-110, No Child Left Behind Act of 2001, Sec. 1111 et seq; Budget Item 6110-136-0890 (1)
Source / Type Federal / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2007-08
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 3010 / 8290
Total Available $1,643,496,281
Recipient Amount Unavailable
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula Unavailable

Important Dates

Date Application Available May 19, 2007
Due Date June 30, 2007
Expected Notification Date November 30, 2007

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background Title I, Part A  []
Fiscal No Child Left Behind: Title I, Pts. A & D & ARRA []
Funding ResultsRes-07: Title I, Part A, Basic Grant []
Other Unavailable


Program Keith Coppage, 916-319-0380,
Fiscal Leslie Sharp, 916-323-4977,
Division Improvement & Accountability Division, 916-319-0854 (phone), 916-319-0151 (fax)
Last Modified: February 6, 2014

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