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Title III English Learner Student Subgrant

NOTE: The application due date for this program has passed.


Funding Description

Funding is made available to eligible local educational agencies (LEAs) to provide supplementary programs and services to English learner (EL) students, known as English learners. The purpose of the subgrants is to assist EL students to acquire English and meet grade-level achievement and graduation goals. Note: Recipients and funding amounts are subject to budget and administrative adjustments. Late applicants will be funded based on availability of funds.

Eligibility

Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria LEAs that reported the enrollment of one or more EL students through the October 2019 California Longitudinal Pupil Achievement Data Systems are eligible to apply.
Other Eligibility Considerations LEAs eligible to receive a formula subgrant of $10,000 or more may apply for Title III EL funds directly via the Consolidated Application and Reporting System (CARS). LEAs eligible to receive a formula subgrant of less than $10,000 must apply as a consortium via the Consortium Online Application (COA).
Eligible Grade Level(s) Pre-K, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Adult
Eligible Age Level(s) 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21

Funding

Legal Authority Every Student Succeeds Act Title III; Budget Item 6100-125-0890(3)
Source / Type Federal / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2020-21
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 4203 / 8290
Total Available $134,123,023
Recipient Amount TBD
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula N/A

Important Dates

Date Application Available May 15, 2020
Due Date June 30, 2020
Expected Notification Date July 31, 2020

Additional Information

Application Title III English Learner Student Program Subgrant [http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r28/el20rfa.asp]
Background Title III English Learner Student Program [http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/el/t3/el.asp]
Fiscal Unavailable
Consolidated ApplicationConsolidated Application Information [http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/aa/co/]
Other LEAs are asked to accept or decline funds via CARS by June 30, 2020. LEAs that fail to respond by the deadline cannot be guaranteed funding for 2020-21.

Contacts

Program Geoffrey Ndirangu, Education Programs Consultant, Language Policy and Leadership Office, 916-323-5831, gndirang@cde.ca.gov
Fiscal Geoffrey Ndirangu, Education Programs Consultant, Language Policy and Leadership Office, 916-323-5831, gndirang@cde.ca.gov
Division English Learner Support Division, 916-319-0845 (phone), 916-319-0138 (fax)
Last Modified: May 6, 2020
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