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Pupil Transportation: Home-to-School and Special Education

Funding Description

Home-to-school (HS) and severely disabled/orthopedically impaired (SD/OI) transportation funding is available to eligible local educational agencies (LEAs) to reimburse them for the approved cost of transporting pupils to and from school.


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria Generally, local educational agencies that received funding in the prior fiscal year are eligible for funds.
Other Eligibility Considerations LEAs must report the HS and SD/OI transportation costs via the annual report of pupil transportation form (Form TRAN) in the SACS2009ALL Unaudited Actual Software:
Eligible Grade Level(s) Not applicable
Eligible Age Level(s) 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult


Legal Authority Education Code sections 41850-41857; Budget Item 6110-111-0001(1)
Source / Type State / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2009-10
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 7230, 7240 / 8311
Total Available $491,073,000
Recipient Amount For 09-10, LEAs will receive prior year
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula The entitlement for each eligible LEA will be equal to the lesser of (1) the prior year HS or SD/OI entitlement, or (2) the prior-year's approved HS or SD/OI transportation cost, respectively. From this amount, subtract 19.8 percent.

Important Dates

Date Application Available Unavailable
Due Date Unavailable
Expected Notification Date Unavailable

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background Categorical Index Page []
Fiscal Pupil Transportation []
Funding ResultsRes-09: PTHSSE []
Other Unavailable


Program Julie Klein Briggs, 916-323-6191,
Fiscal Julie Klein Briggs, 916-323-6194,
Division School Fiscal Services Division, 916-327-0538 (phone), 916-327-4873 (fax)
Last Modified: May 22, 2013

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