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California English Language Development Test (CELDT) Apportionment

Funding Description

Funding is provided to reimburse districts and charter schools the costs associated with administering the California English Language Development Test. The CELDT is a criterion-referenced examination and, as required by law, is aligned to the California English-language development standards adopted by the State Board of Education. Approximately 1,060 local educational agencies (LEAs) administer the CELDT during testing periods designated by the California Code of Regulations, Title 5, Section 11511.


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria Local educational agencies that administer the CELDT.
Other Eligibility Considerations Not applicable
Eligible Grade Level(s) Not applicable
Eligible Age Level(s) Not applicable


Legal Authority Education Code Section 313 (enacted by Chapter 1 of the Statutes of 1999 (Senate Bill 638)), 60810, 60811, and 60812 (enacted by Chapter 7 of the Statutes of 1997 (Assembly Bill 748)); 2008-09 State Budget Item Number 6110-113-0001, Schedule 3, Provisioin 3, ABX4 3.
Source / Type State / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2009-10
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 0000 / 8590
Total Available $9,675,000
Recipient Amount Unavailable
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula $5.00 per student tested with the CELDT.

Important Dates

Date Application Available Unavailable
Due Date Unavailable
Expected Notification Date May 15, 2010

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background California English Language Development Test  []
Fiscal Unavailable
Funding Results2008-09 CELDT Apportionments []
Other Unavailable


Program Lily Roberts, 916-319-0569,
Fiscal Kerri Wong, 916-319-0333,
Division Assessment Development & Administration Division, 916-319-0784 (phone), 916-319-0967 (fax)
Last Modified: June 9, 2010

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