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Principal Apportionment, Fiscal Year 2015-16

Distribution of funds for local educational agencies (LEAs) in support of the public school system. Includes elementary school, high school and unified school districts; charter schools; and county offices of education.

Annual Principal Apportionment | Second Principal (P-2) Apportionment | First Principal (P-1) Apportionment
Advance Apportionment | Special Apportionments | Special Education | Other Fiscal Information | Resources

Annual Principal Apportionment

Certified February 17, 2017

Note: Subsequent certifications of 2015−16 Annual Apportionment will occur at 2016−17 Second Principal Apportionment, 2017−18 First Principal and 2017−18 Second Principal Apportionment, based on data revisions submitted by LEAs.

Second Principal (P-2) Apportionment

Certified June 21, 2016
Report to the Legislature

First Principal (P-1) Apportionment

Certified February 19, 2016
Report to the Legislature

Advance Apportionment

Certified July 20, 2015

Special Apportionments for Charter Schools and School Districts

Special Education

  • Special Education
    Includes current and prior fiscal years. Distribution of state funds for special education programs.

Other Fiscal Information


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Last Reviewed: Thursday, March 9, 2017
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