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Targeted Instructional Improvement Block Grant (Flexible Funds)

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

Before 2008-09, the funds were restricted to the Targeted Instructional Improvement Block Grant program, which, after satisfying any court-ordered desegregation funding requirements, may be used for any purpose authorized by the Targeted Instructional Improvement Grants or Supplemental Grants Programs as they existed prior to inclusion in the block grant.

Eligibility

Eligible
Applicants
Local educational agencies
Required
Eligibility
Criteria
School districts are eligible for fiscal year 2008-09 funding if they received funding in fiscal year 2007-08. County offices of education and charter schools are not eligible to receive funding.
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)
Not applicable

Funding

Legal
Authority
SBX3 4 (Chapter 12, Statutes of 2009) Section 15, Education Code Section 42605; Budget Item 6110-246-0001, and Chapter 757, Statutes of 2008.
Source / Type State / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2009-10
SACS Resource/
Revenue Codes
0000 / 8590
Total Available $855,229,870
Recipient
Amount
See Allocation Formula
Match
Requirement
No
Allocation Formula Funding for this program from fiscal years 2009-10 through 2012-13 will be based on 2008-09 funding levels. LEAs will receive the same percentage of the available funding that they received of the funding allocated in 2008-09. For fiscal year 2009-10, LEAs will receive approximately the same amount they received based on revised totals for fiscal year 2008-09, less approximately 4.5 percent.

The total funds available for the 2008-09 program were $905,555,000. Of this amount, $100,118,000 was deferred from 2008-09 to 2009-10. Deferred funds will be released in July 2009.


Important Dates

Date
Application
Available
Unavailable
Due Date Unavailable
Expected
Notification Date
October 31, 2009

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/aa/ca/
Fiscal http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/aa/ca/
Flexibility http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fr/eb/yr09budgetacts.asp
Funding Resultshttp://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r14/tiibg09result.asp
Other The funding for this program is now unrestricted pursuant to SBX3 4 Section 15, Education Code Section 42605, enacted in February 2009. LEAs may utilize all of their program funds to provide services for the program or they may use all or part of their program funds for other educational purposes and/or other categorical programs.

Contacts

Program Julie Klein Briggs
Phone : 916-323-6191
E-mail : jbriggs@cde.ca.gov
Fiscal Julie Klein Briggs
Phone : 916-323-6191
E-mail : jbriggs@cde.ca.gov
Division School Fiscal Services Division
Phone : 916-327-0538
Fax : 916-327-4873

Last Modified: February 3, 2014

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