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Reimbursement Fact Sheet Fiscal Year 2016-17

Child Care and Development Programs
FY 2016–17 Budget Act
Center-based Direct Services

The following are the governing rates for fiscal year (FY) 2016–17 for center-based direct service contracts:

The standard reimbursement rate (SRR) is $40.20 per child day of enrollment (cde) or $10,050.00 per annum based on 250 days of operation (Education Code (EC] Section 8265 [B] and State Budget Act of 2016, item 6110-194-0001, provision 5).

The full-day California State Preschool Program (CSPP) reimbursement rate is $40.45 per cde or $10,112.50 per annum based on 250 days of operation (EC Section 8265 (B) and State Budget Act of 2016, item 6110-194-0001, provision 5, and item 6110-196-0001, provision 3).

Adjustment Factors
Applicable to reimbursement in accordance with the SRR (Education Code Section 8265.5)

Children Meeting Specified Criteria Adjustment Factor

Adjusted SRR
as $40.20

Adjusted Full-Day State Preschool Rate as $40.45

Infants (birth up to 18 months) 1.7 $68.34 per cde N/A
Toddlers (18 months up to 36 months)
$56.28 per cde
Family Child Care Homes infants and toddlers (birth up to 36 months)
$56.28 per cde
Exceptional Needs
$48.24 per cde
$48.54 per cde
Limited or Non-English Proficient
$44.22 per cde
$44.49 per cde
Children At Risk of Abuse or Neglect
$44.22 per cde
$44.49 per cde
Severely Handicapped
$60.30 per cde
$60.67 per cde

The part-day CSPP rate is $25.06 per cde or $4,385.41 per annum for 175 days of operation (State Budget Act of 2016, item 6110-196-0001, provision 3).

The rate for Bay Area Handicapped programs is $64.25 per cde.

Age Classifications for Eligibility
Age Classification and Time Base Center-Based Regional Market Rate
Birth up to 18 months
Birth up to 24 months
18 months up to 36 months
Preschool Age
36 months up to Kindergarten
24 month up to age 6
School Age
Kindergarten up to age 13
6 years up to 13 years
Time base: Full-time
6.5 + hours per day
30 + hours per week
Questions:   Early Education and Support Division | 916-322-6233
Last Reviewed: Wednesday, May 3, 2017
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