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IDEA, Part B-619, Preschool


Funding Description

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, 916-319-0128, mrawls@cde.ca.gov
Fiscal Matika Rawls, 916-319-0128, mrawls@cde.ca.gov
Division Special Education Division, 916-445-8512 (phone), 916-445-4108 (fax)
Last Modified: December 15, 2009

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