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Middle and High School Supplemental School Counseling Program

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

Note: Much of the information provided below is outdated. Funding for this program is now unrestricted pursuant to SBX3 4 (Chapter 12, Statutes of 2009), enacted in February 2009. For additional information, please refer to the Action on 2008 and 2009 Budget Acts Web page.

The Middle and High School Supplemental School Counseling Program is a state categorical program contained in the Consolidated Application. Funding supports additional, appropriate counseling services for students in grades seven through twelve at risk of (1) not passing the California High School Exit Examination (CAHSEE) or (2) not accessing the standards curriculum because they are two or more grade levels below standards by the seventh grade. This supplemental funding will be used to increase the access for those students to appropriate counseling services.

Eligibility

Eligible
Applicants
Local educational agencies
Required
Eligibility
Criteria
School districts and direct-funded charter schools that maintain grades seven through twelve, inclusive, are eligible for these supplemental funds.
Other
Eligibility
Considerations
The current statute specifies that only school districts and direct-funded charter schools are eligible.
Eligible
Grade Level(s)
7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Eligible
Age Level(s)
Not applicable

Funding

Legal
Authority
Education Code sections 52378-52380; Budget Item 6110-108-0001
Source / Type State / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2008-09
SACS Resource/
Revenue Codes
7080 / 8590
Total Available $195,000,000
Recipient
Amount
See Allocation Formula
Match
Requirement
No
Allocation Formula School districts maintaining grades seven through twelve, inclusive, will receive an equal amount per unit of prior year enrollment in grades seven through twelve, with the following minimum grant exceptions: (1) $5,000 for each school site that has 100 or fewer pupils enrolled in any of grades seven through twelve; (2) $10,000 for each school site that has between 101 and 200 pupils enrolled in any of grades seven through twelve; and, (3) $30,000 or an amount per unit of enrollment, whichever is greater, for each school site with more than 200 pupils enrolled in any of grades seven through twelve. Funding for charter schools will be based on an equal amount per unit of prior year enrollment in grades seven through twelve, with no minimum funding levels.

Important Dates

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

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/mhsc08result.asp
Other Eligible applicants are asked to accept or decline funds via Part I of the Consolidated Application by June 30, 2008. Figure listed in "Total funding available in State FY" field is amount proposed in 08-09 budget.

Contacts

Program David Kopperud
Phone : 916-323-1028
E-mail : dkopperud@cde.ca.gov
Fiscal Julie Klein Briggs
Phone : 916-323-6191
E-mail : jbriggs@cde.ca.gov
Division Coordinated Student Support
Phone : 916-323-2183
Fax : 916-323-6061

Last Modified: February 3, 2014

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Sacramento, CA 95814

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