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County Revenue Limit

Funding Description

County offices of education (COEs) provide various services to and specified oversight of school districts, in addition to providing county operated programs to serve kindergarten and grades one through twelve students. Funding amounts are determined through a Revenue Limit calculation and are allocated through the California Department of Education Principal Apportionment process.


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria Only COEs are eligible for funding.
Other Eligibility Considerations Not applicable
Eligible Grade Level(s) Not applicable
Eligible Age Level(s) Not applicable


Legal Authority Education Code sections 2550 - 2558.6
Source / Type State / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2008-09
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 0000 / 8011
Total Available Unavailable
Recipient Amount See allocation formula
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula Allocation is based on revenue limit and average daily attendance. The revenue limit for each county superintendent of schools will be reduced by a 4.396 percent deficit factor.

Important Dates

Date Application Available Unavailable
Due Date Unavailable
Expected Notification Date February 20, 2009

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background Principal Apportionments []
Fiscal Principal Apportionments []
Other Funds are paid through the Principal Apportionment. Principal Apportionment amounts are calculated three times for each fiscal year: The First Principal Apportionment (P-1) is certified by February 20th, the Second Principal Apportionment (P-2) is certified by July 2nd, and the Annual calculation is certified by February 20th of the following year (at the same time as the following year's P-1 certification).


Program Halena Le, 916-324-4535,
Fiscal Halena Le, 916-324-4535,
Division School Fiscal Services Division, 916-324-4541 (phone), 916-322-5102 (fax)
Last Modified: October 21, 2008

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