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ARRA Title I, Part A, Local Assistance

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

Funding Description

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) provides additional Fiscal Year 2009 Title I, Part A funds to local educational agencies for schools that have high concentrations of students from families that live in poverty in order to help teaching and learning for students most at risk of failing to improve state academic achievement standards.


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria A local educational agency ( LEA) is eligible to receive ARRA Title I, Part A funds if it is eligible under the statutory eligibility criteria established in sections 1125(a)(1) and 1125A(c) of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) for the Targeted and Education Finance Incentive Grant formulas of Title I, Part A. In addition, an LEA must submit its 2009-10 Consolidated Application indicating its election to participate in the Title I, Part A program for 2009-10; the form is due June 30, 2009.
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


Legal Authority American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (H.R.1); Public Law 107-110, No Child Left Behind Act of 2001, Sec. 1111 et seq
Source / Type Federal / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2009-10
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 3011 / 8290
Total Available $1,124,920,473
Recipient Amount See funding results
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula This allocation is in addition to the 2009-10 regular Title I, Part A funding, appropriated in PL 111-8. 50% of the allocation will be awarded in State Fiscal Year 2008-09, effective as of February 17, 2009 (although still considered as Fiscal Year 2009-10 federal funds).

Important Dates

Date Application Available Unavailable
Due Date June 30, 2009
Expected Notification Date May 4, 2009

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background Title I, Part A  []
Fiscal Unavailable
Funding ResultsRes-09: ARRA Title I, Part A []
Other For Fiscal Year 2008-09, please refer to

For Fiscal Year 2009-10, please refer to

Please note: ARRA entitlements consist of the sum of FY 2008-09 and FY 2009-10.


Program Keith Coppage, 916-319-0380,
Fiscal Leslie Sharp, 916-323-4977,
Division Improvement & Accountability Division, 916-319-0854 (phone), 916-319-0151 (fax)
Last Modified: July 15, 2010
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