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Ltr6-08: Title I, Part A Basic Grant

Letter Head: Jack O'Connell, State Superintendent of Public Instruction, California Department of Education

October 15, 2010

Randolph E. Ward, Superintendent
San Diego County Office of Education
6401 Linda Vista Rd.
San Diego, CA 92111-7319

Dear Superintendent Ward:

NOTICE OF THE SIXTH APPORTIONMENT FOR TITLE I, PART A, IMPROVING
BASIC PROGRAMS OPERATED BY LOCAL EDUCATIONAL AGENCIES,
OF THE NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND ACT OF 2001 (PL 107-110)
FISCAL YEAR 2008-09

This apportionment, in the amount of $16,668, is made from federal funds provided to the State under Title I, Part A, Improving Basic Programs Operated by Local Educational Agencies (LEAs), of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (ESEA), as amended by the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act of 2001 (PL 107-110). This apportionment is made to Eagles Peak Charter to provide supplementary academic support and educational services to students who are failing, or most at-risk of failing, to meet the state standards in core academic subjects.

This apportionment provides the final apportionment of the 2008-09 entitlement to Eagles Peak Charter, based on their final audited Title I, Part A. Eagles Peak Charter closed effective June 30, 2009.

LEAs have the option to consolidate and use Title I, Part A funds with other federal, state, and local funds for schoolwide programs pursuant to Section 1114 of the ESEA and Title 34 of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Part 200, Subpart A, sections200.25 through 200.29. Additional information such as program purposes, eligibility of schools, core elements, components, and benefits of a schoolwide program, are posted on the California Department of Education (CDE) Schoolwide Programs web site at http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/sw/rt/.

The United States Department of Education (ED) award number for this apportionment is S010A080005. The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance subprogram number is 84.010 (Title I Grants to Local Educational Agencies). The funding is appropriated in Schedule (9) of Item 6110-134-0890 of the Budget Act of 2008 (Chapters 268 and 269, Statutes of 2008). The California sub-allocation (pass-through) number is Program Cost Account (PCA) 14329.

This grant award is subject to the provisions of Title I and Title IX of the ESEA, as applicable, and the General Education Provisions Act. This grant is also subject to the Title I regulations in Part 200 of Title 34 of the CFR, the General Provisions in 34 CFR Part 299, and the Education Department General Administrative Regulations (EDGAR) in 34 CFR parts 76 (except for 76.650-76.662, Participation of Students Enrolled in Private Schools), 77, 80-82, 85, and 86. Regulations regarding Participation of Eligible Children in Private Schools are found in 34 CFR sections 200.62 - 200.67.

Under the federal Tydings Amendment, Section 421(b) of the General Education Provisions Act, any funds that are not obligated at the end of the federal funding period, July 1, 2008, through September 30, 2009, shall remain available for obligation for an additional period of 12 months, to September 30, 2010.

Title 34 of the CFR, Section 80.21(i), requires that any interest earned by LEAs on federal dollars be returned to the ED promptly, but at least quarterly. LEAs may keep interest amounts up to $100 per year for administrative expenses. LEAs should forward interest payments for remittance to the ED to:

California Department of Education
Cashiers Office
P.O. Box 515006
Sacramento, CA 95851

To ensure proper posting of payments, please include the program’s PCA number (PCA 14329) and identify the payment as “Federal Interest Returned.” A warrant will be mailed to the county treasurer approximately four weeks from the date of this Notice. For standardized account code structure (SACS) coding, use Resource Code 3010, NCLB: Title I, Part A, Basic Grants Low-Income and Neglected, and Revenue Object Code 8290, All Other Federal Revenue. The San Diego County Superintendent is requested to immediately inform Eagles Peak Charter of this apportionment.

If you have any questions regarding the Title I program, please contact the School Support and Title I Basic Office at
916-319-0853. For questions concerning this apportionment, please contact Leslie Sharp, Fiscal Analyst, Categorical Allocations and Audit Resolution Office, by phone at 916-323-4977 or by e-mail at lsharp@cde.ca.gov.

Sincerely,

Susan Lange, Deputy Superintendent
Finance, Technology, and Administration Branch

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