Instructions: 2020–21 Title IV LEA AllocationsConsolidated Application Winter Release data entry instructions for the 2020–21 Title IV, Part A Local Educational Agency (LEA) Allocations data collection form.
Data Collection Purpose
The purpose of this data collection form is to calculate the total allocation amount available to the local educational agency (LEA) for Title IV, Part A, and to report required reservations.
The Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) reauthorized as the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) includes the SSAE grants pursuant to Title IV, Part A Subpart 1 (ESSA Section 4101). The purpose of this subpart is to improve students’ academic achievement by increasing the capacity of states, local educational agencies (LEAs), schools, and local communities to—
- provide all students with access to a well-rounded education;
- improve school conditions for student learning; and
- improve the use of technology in order to improve the academic achievement and digital literacy of all students.
For more information, please refer to the California Department of Education (CDE) Title IV, Part A Student Support and Academic Enrichment (SSAE) web page.
CDE Program Staff Contact
Education Programs Assistant
Rural Education and Student Support Office
Displayed Data - Allocation and Transfers
2020–21 Title IV, Part A LEA allocation: Source data from the CDE Title IV, Part A Funding web page.
Transferred-in amount: Data displays as reported in the same fiscal year Federal Transferability data collection form.
Total funds transferred out of Title IV, Part A: Data displays as reported in the same fiscal year Federal Transferability data collection form.
2020–21 Title IV, Part A LEA available allocation: The LEA allocation amount plus transferred-in amount minus the total funds transferred out of Title IV, Part A.
|1||Enter the Indirect Cost Reservation amount.||
Optional field. Final approved rates are posted on the CDE Indirect Cost Rates web page.
|2||Enter the Administrative Reservation amount.||Optional field.|
|3||Enter the Equitable Services for Nonprofit Private Schools amount.||This field is required if the LEA has one or more participating nonprofit private schools.|
Displayed Data - Adjusted Allocation
2020–21 Title IV, Part A LEA adjusted allocation: The LEA available allocation amount minus the indirect cost reservation amount, the administrative reservation amount, and the equitable services for nonprofit private schools amount.
|Field Name||Error Message||Resolution|
|Administrative Reservation Amount||Administrative reservation amount cannot exceed 2% of the Title IV, Part A LEA available allocation.||Reduce the administrative reservation as needed.|
|Not field name specific||Total reservations cannot be greater than the 2020–21 LEA available allocation.||Reduce reservation amounts, as applicable.|
|Not field name specific||Administrative and indirect costs reservations cannot exceed 15% of the LEA available allocation.||Reduce the administrative and/or indirect costs reservations, as needed.|
|Not field name specific||Federal Transferability must be certified before this submission.||Certification dependency. Certify the referenced data collection form before or at the same time as this data collection form.|
|Equitable Services for Nonprofit Private Schools Amount||The LEA has one or more nonprofit private schools participating in Title IV, Part A. The equitable services reservation amount must be greater than zero.||If the LEA has one or more participating nonprofit private school, then this field is required. Enter an amount greater than zero.|
|Equitable Services for Nonprofit Private Schools Amount||The LEA does not have any participating nonprofit private schools, this field cannot be greater than zero.||This field is not applicable to the LEA. Either remove the amount entered or enter a value of zero.|
|Not field name specific||Title IV, Part A Nonprofit Private School Participation must be certified before this submission.||Certification dependency. Certify the referenced data collection form before or at the same time as this data collection form.|