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Title I, Part A, Basic Grant

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

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.

Eligibility

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,

Funding

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 2008-09
SACS Resource/
Revenue Codes
3010 / 8290
Total Available $1,698,413,215
Recipient
Amount
Unavailable
Match
Requirement
No
Allocation Formula Unavailable

Important Dates

Date
Application
Available
May 19, 2008
Due Date June 30, 2008
Expected
Notification Date
November 30, 2008

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background Unavailable
Fiscal Unavailable
Consolidated Applicationhttp://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/aa/co/
Funding Resultshttp://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r14/title1pa08result.asp
Other Unavailable

Contacts

Program Keith Coppage
Phone : 916-319-0380
E-mail : kcoppage@cde.ca.gov
Fiscal Leslie Sharp
Phone : 916-323-4977
E-mail : lsharp@cde.ca.gov
Division Improvement & Accountability Division
Phone : 916-319-0854
Fax : 916-319-0151

Last Modified: February 6, 2014

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