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English Language Acquisition Program

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

The English Language Acquisition Program (ELAP) provides funds to assist pupils in grades four through eight to learn English as efficiently and as quickly as possible, as well as progress academically to meet grade-level standards, promotion, and graduation requirements.

Eligibility

Eligible
Applicants
Local educational agencies
Required
Eligibility
Criteria
One or more English learners in grades four through eight reported on the most recent Language Census (R-30LC).
Other
Eligibility
Considerations
Not applicable
Eligible
Grade Level(s)
4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Eligible
Age Level(s)
Not applicable

Funding

Legal
Authority
Education Code sections 400-410, Budget Item 6110-125-0001
Source / Type State / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2009-10
SACS Resource/
Revenue Codes
6286 / 8590
Total Available $50,549,000
Recipient
Amount
$104.62 per English learner in grades four through eight
Match
Requirement
No
Allocation Formula Unavailable

Important Dates

Date
Application
Available
February 23, 2009
Due Date May 1, 2009
Expected
Notification Date
September 4, 2009

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background Unavailable
Fiscal http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/aa/ca/englishlang.asp
Funding Resultshttp://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r14/elap09result.asp
Other This award is contingent on an appropriation specifically for this purpose in the annual Budget Act.

Contacts

Program Mark Klinesteker
Phone : 916-319-0420
E-mail : mklinesteker@cde.ca.gov
Fiscal Ross Valentine
Phone : 916-327-4405
E-mail : rvalenti@cde.ca.gov
Division School Fiscal Services Division
Phone : 916-323-8068
Fax : 916-327-4873

Last Modified: January 4, 2011

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Sacramento, CA 95814

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