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Economic Impact Aid

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

Funding Description

Economic Impact Aid is a state categorical program that provides supplemental funds to support (1) additional programs and services for English learners (EL) and (2) compensatory education services for educationally disadvantaged students. (Note: English Language Acquisition Program (ELAP) funds were rolled into EIA starting in 2010-11, but beginning in 2011-12 are to be used only for EIA purposes.)


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria EIA funding is open to all school districts and county juvenile court schools that request participation using the annual Consolidated Application Reporting System (CARS).
Other Eligibility Considerations Not applicable
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 2012-13
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 7090, 7091 / 8311
Total Available $944,447,000
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) Title I formula child count used for current years Title I funding, and 3) Weighted Concentration Factor. County juvenile court schools: Statewide average per pupil rate (currently $337.54) times the sum of these 3 items, except use their (adjusted) Free Meal eligible count instead of Title I formula child count.

Important Dates

Date Application Available June 1, 2012
Due Date June 30, 2012
Expected Notification Date December 3, 2012

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background Economic Impact Aid  []
Fiscal Economic Impact Aid []
Consolidated ApplicationConsolidated Application Information []
Funding ResultsRes-12: 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.

Person to contact about program questions for EIA/LEP:
Geoffrey Ndirangu
Phone : 916-323-5831

Person to contact about program questions for EIA/SCE:
Mark Klinesteker
Phone : 916-319-0256


Program See above,
Fiscal Ross Valentine, 916-327-4405,
Division School Fiscal Services Division, 916-324-6957 (phone), 916-327-4873 (fax)
Last Modified: September 20, 2012

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