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Title III - LEP Student Subgrant Program

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

Formula subgrants are made available to eligible local educational agencies (LEAs) to provide supplementary programs and services to limited-English-proficient (LEP) students (known as EL in California). The purpose of the subgrants is to assist EL students to acquire English and achieve grade-level and graduation standards.

Eligibility

Eligible
Applicants
Local educational agencies
Required
Eligibility
Criteria
An LEA that reported the enrollment of one or more ELstudents on the R-30, Language Census Report, Spring 2008, is eligible to apply.
Other
Eligibility
Considerations
LEAs scheduled to receive a formula subgrant of more than $10,000 or more may apply for Title III LEP student funds directly via the Consolidated Application (ConApp). LEAs scheduled to receive a formula subgrant of less than $10,000 must apply as a member of a consortium.
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, 18, 19, 20, & 21

Funding

Legal
Authority
No Child Left Behind Act, Title III; Budget Item 6110-125-0890(2)
Source / Type Federal / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2009-10
SACS Resource/
Revenue Codes
4203 / 8290
Total Available $153,163,200
Recipient
Amount
$100.00 per eligible student
Match
Requirement
No
Allocation Formula Unavailable

Important Dates

Date
Application
Available
June 1, 2009
Due Date June 30, 2009
Expected
Notification Date
January 31, 2010

Additional Information

Application http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r22/lep09rfa.asp
Background http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/el/t3/lep.asp
Fiscal http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/aa/ca/nclbtitleIII.asp
Consolidated Applicationhttp://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/aa/co/
Funding Resultshttp://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r14/lep09result.asp
Other LEAs eligible for direct funding are asked to accept or decline funds via Part I of the Consolidated Application by June 30, 2009. LEAs that are required to apply as a member of a consortium must submit an application to the Language Policy and Leadership Office. Consortium applications are due on or before August 18, 2009. LEAs that fail to respond by the deadline cannot be guaranteed funding for 2009-10.

Contacts

Program Michele Anberg-Espinosa, Education Programs Consultant, Language Policy and Leadership Office
Phone : 916-323-4872
E-mail : manbergespinosa@cde.ca.gov
Fiscal Patty Stevens
Phone : 916-323-5838
E-mail : pstevens@cde.ca.gov
Division Professional Learning Support Division
Phone : 916-319-0845
Fax : 916-319-0138

Last Modified: October 26, 2010

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