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Economic Impact Aid


The Economic Impact Aid (EIA) program is a state categorical program for kindergarten through grade twelve to support:

  1. Additional English language acquisition programs, support and services for Limited English Proficient students (LEP) and,
  2. State Compensatory Education (SCE) services for Educationally Disadvantaged Youth (EDY) as determined by the local educational agency (LEA).

Economic Impact Aid/Limited English Proficient (EIA/LEP)

To support programs and activities to assist English learners achieve proficiency in the English language as rapidly as practicable and to support programs and activities to improve the academic achievement of English learners. If you have any questions regarding EIA/LEP, please contact Geoffrey Ndirangu, Education Programs Consultant, Language, Policy and Leadership Office, by phone at 916-323-5831, or by e-mail at GNdirang@cde.ca.gov.

Economic Impact Aid/State Compensatory Education (EIA/SCE)

A school shall use EIA/SCE funds to support programs and activities designed to assist educationally disadvantaged students achieve state standard proficiency. If you have any questions regarding EIA/SCE, please contact Mark Klinesteker, Education Programs Consultant, Title I Monitoring and Support Office, by phone at 916-319-0256, or by e-mail at MKlinesteker@cde.ca.gov.

Funding Considerations: What Has Not Changed

The following review of laws and regulations is intended to assist you make appropriate program decisions, and to maintain the fiscal integrity of your EIA expenditures.

Local educational agencies (LEAs) must:

The California Department of Education is responsible to monitor and audit the use of such funds to ensure that they are expended for eligible pupils according to the purposes for which the legislation was established for such programs. (EC 62002, 62002.5 and 63003)

Related Links

Economic Impact Aid Allocated to Juvenile Court Schools - Report of Fiscal Year 2010-11 (DOC). This annual report to the Legislature and the Department of Finance identifies the 2010-11 Economic Impact Aid allocations to the County Offices of Education, how these funds were used, and the number of pupils served by these funds in Juvenile Court Schools.

Questions: Mark Klinesteker | MKlinesteker@cde.ca.gov | 916-319-0256 

 

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