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Instructional Materials Funding Realignment Program (Flexible Funds)

Funding Description

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.

Prior to 2008-09, the funds were restricted to the Instructional Materials Funding Realignment Program (IMFRP) which provided funding to schools districts and county offices of education for the purchase of instructional materials.


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria In order to be eligible to receive IMFRP funds, the governing board of a school district must hold a public hearing in order to determine whether every student has sufficient and appropriate textbooks or instructional materials in mathematics, science, history-social science, and RLA/ELD. (Education Code Section 60119 as amended by Section 18 of SBX3 4).
Other Eligibility Considerations Not applicable
Eligible Grade Level(s) Not applicable
Eligible Age Level(s) Not applicable


Legal Authority SBX3 1 (Chapter 1, Statutes of 2009, Third Extraordinary Session), as amended by ABX4 1 (Chapter 1, Statutes of 2009, Fourth Extraordinary Session), Budget Item 6110-189-0001
Source / Type State / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2009-10
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 0000 / 8590
Total Available $333,662,000
Recipient Amount See Allocation Formula
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula For fiscal year 2009-10, the entitlement to each local educational agency (LEA) is equal to the IMFRP appropriation for this fiscal year, $333,662,000, multiplied by the percentage that reflects the same relative proportion of funding that the LEA received for the program in fiscal year 2008-09.

Important Dates

Date Application Available Unavailable
Due Date Unavailable
Expected Notification Date Unavailable

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background Unavailable
Fiscal Instructional Materials Fund Realignment Program []
Flexibility Action on the 2008 and 2009 Budget Acts
Funding ResultsIMFRP Results []
Other The IMFRP is included in the charter school categorical block grant.


Program David Almquist, 916-319-0444,
Fiscal Janet Finley, 916-323-5091,
Division School Fiscal Services Division, 916-319-0881 (phone), 916-319-0172 (fax)
Last Modified: October 13, 2014
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