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Mandate Block Grant

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

Provide funding to county offices of education (COE), school districts and charter schools to support various mandated programs. COEs and districts may choose to either receive the mandate block grant funding or submit a mandate reimbursement claim with the State Controller Office.

Eligibility

Eligible
Applicants
Local educational agencies
Required
Eligibility
Criteria
Submit letter of intent to participate in the program by September 30 of each year
Other
Eligibility
Considerations
If a school district or county office of education elects to receive the mandate block grant, then a mandate reimbursement claim pursuant to Government Code Section 17560 may not be filed.
Eligible
Grade Level(s)
K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Adult
Eligible
Age Level(s)
5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult

Funding

Legal
Authority
Government Code Section 17581.6 (Chapter 38/2012) Chapter 529/2012, Item 6110-296-0001
Source / Type State / Grant
State Fiscal Year 2012-13
SACS Resource/
Revenue Codes
0000 / 8550
Total Available $166,609,000
Recipient
Amount
See Allocation Formula
Match
Requirement
No
Allocation Formula $ 28 per prior year Average Daily Attendance (ADA) for districts.
$ 14 per prior year ADA for charter schools.
$ 28 per prior year ADA for COE plus $1 per prior year revenue limit ADA generated by the County Office of Education and districts in that county.

Important Dates

Date
Application
Available
August 24, 2012
Due Date October 1, 2012
Expected
Notification Date
November 15, 2012

Additional Information

Application http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r14/mandatebg12rfa.asp
Background http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/aa/ca/mandatebg.asp
Fiscal http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/aa/ca/mandatebg.asp
Funding Resultshttp://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r14/mandatebg12result.asp
Other Unavailable

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: May 22, 2013

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Sacramento, CA 95814

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