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IDEA, Part B-619, Preschool

The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), Part B, Section 619 preschool funds must be used to serve or benefit children with disabilities ages three to five.

Eligibility

Eligible
Applicants
Local educational agencies
Required
Eligibility
Criteria
To receive funds, a local educational agency must submit to the Caifornia Department of Education (CDE) a local plan (application) that contains assurances that are consistent with federal and state laws and regulations.
Other
Eligibility
Considerations
Districts must account for funds as expenditures for pupils with an individualized education plan (IEP) and for the provisions of the special education and related services required by students with disabilities in order to benefit from a public education.
Eligible
Grade Level(s)
Not applicable
Eligible
Age Level(s)
3, 4, 5

Funding

Legal
Authority
Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, Part B, Section 619; Budget Item 6110-161-0890, Schedule (5)
Source / Type Federal / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2007-08
SACS Resource/
Revenue Codes
3315 / 8182
Total Available $35,000,000
Recipient
Amount
See Allocation Formula
Match
Requirement
No
Allocation Formula Funding is based on a federal three-part formula: a 1997 special education enrollment, population (K-12 enrollment public and private), and poverty (free and reduced meal counts K-12).

Important Dates

Date
Application
Available
Unavailable
Due Date Unavailable
Expected
Notification Date
January 1, 2008

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background Unavailable
Fiscal Unavailable
Other Unavailable

Contacts

Program Matika Rawls
Phone : 916-319-0128
E-mail : mrawls@cde.ca.gov
Fiscal Matika Rawls
Phone : 916-319-0128
E-mail : mrawls@cde.ca.gov
Division Special Education Division
Phone : 916-445-8512
Fax : 916-445-4108

Last Modified: December 15, 2009

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Sacramento, CA 95814

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