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Economic Impact Aid

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

Funding Description

Economic Impact Aid (EIA) is a state categorical program that provides supplemental funds, kindergarten through grade twelve, to support (1) additional programs and services for English learners (EL) and (2) compensatory education services for educationally disadvantaged students. EIA funding is open to all public school districts, and county juvenile court schools, that request participation using Part I of the annual Consolidated Application.


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria Not applicable
Other Eligibility Considerations The only local education agencies eligible for this program are public school districts and counties operating juvenile court schools. Other County Offices, Direct Funded Charters, and Locally Funded Charters are excluded. English Language Acquisition Program (ELAP) funds are rolled into EIA for 2010-11. ELAP Resource 6286 can be used for ELAP funds in 2010-11.
Eligible Grade Level(s) K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Eligible Age Level(s) Not applicable


Legal Authority Education Code Sections 54000-54028; Budget Item 6110-128-0001 of the Budget Act.
Source / Type State / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2010-11
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 7090, 7091 / 8311
Total Available $942,447,000
Recipient Amount See Allocation Formula
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula District per pupil rate times the sum of: 1) Prior year English Learner count, 2) Current year Title I Formula child count, and 3) Weighted Concentration Factor. County juvenile court schools: a) use their (adjusted) Free Meal eligible count instead of Title I Formula Children, and b) the statewide average per pupil rate (currently $318.76) is used as their per pupil rate.

Important Dates

Date Application Available June 1, 2010
Due Date June 30, 2010
Expected Notification Date December 3, 2010

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background Economic Impact Aid  []
Fiscal Economic Impact Aid []
Funding ResultsRes-10: Economic Impact Aid []
Other A school shall use EIA funds to support programs and activities designed to assist English learners achieve proficiency in the English language and to support programs and activities designed to improve the academic achievement of educationally and economically disadvantaged pupils. Allowable expenditures may include the purchase of supplemental materials and expenses that support paraprofessionals, supplemental resource teachers, and the operation of EL advisory committees. EIA Funds shall supplement and not supplant existing resources at the school site.


Program Mark Klinesteker, 916-319-0420,
Fiscal Ross Valentine, 916-327-4405,
Division School Fiscal Services Division, 916-324-6957 (phone), 916-327-4873 (fax)
Last Modified: November 16, 2010
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