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American Rescue Plan - Homeless Children and Youth II (ARP-HCY II)


Funding Description

ARP-HCY II funds are to help local educational agencies (LEAs) identify homeless children and youth, provide wraparound services that address the multiple effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on homeless children and youth, and ensure that homeless children and youth are able to attend school and participate fully in school activities.

Eligibility

Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria ARP-HCY II funds will be allocated using a formula that is based equally on the proportional share of an LEA's allocation under Title I, Part for the most recent fiscal year, and the LEA's proportional share of the number of homeless children and youth identified by each LEA relative to all LEAs in the State, using the greater of the number of homeless children and youth in either the 2018-19 or 2019-20 school year in each LEA.
Other Eligibility Considerations If an LEA's allocation would be less than $5,000, in order to receive an ARP-HCY II subgrant, the LEA must join a consortium with its county office of education (COE) or with an LEA within the county to meet the $5,000 threshold.
Eligible Grade Level(s) Pre-K, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Adult
Eligible Age Level(s) 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult

Funding

Legal Authority Section 2001(b) of the American Rescue Plan (ARP)
Source / Type Federal / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2021-22
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 5634 / 8290
Total Available $55,560,291
Recipient Amount Unavailable
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula ARP-HCY II funds will be allocated using a formula that is based equally on the proportional share of an LEA's allocation under Title I, Part for the most recent fiscal year, and the LEA's proportional share of the number of homeless children and youth identified by each LEA relative to all LEAs in the State, using the greater of the number of homeless children and youth in either the 2018-19 or 2019-20 school year in each LEA. If an LEA's allocation would be less than $5,000, in order to receive an ARP-HCY II subgrant, the LEA must join a consortium with its county office of education or with an LEA within the county to meet the $5,000 threshold.

Important Dates

Date Application Available Unavailable
Due Date Unavailable
Expected Notification Date Unavailable

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background Homeless Education  [http://www.cde.ca.gov/sp/hs/]
Fiscal Unavailable
Funding ResultsRes-21: ARP HCY II [http://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/fo/r14/arphcyii21result.asp]
Other ARP-HCY II funds must adhere to the allowable 16 authorized activities described in Title VII-B of the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act, as well as these funds can also provide the following: 1) wraparound services; 2) reliable high-speed internet; 3) needed supplies and cell phones; 4) short-term, temporary housing (2-3 day); and, 5) store cards or pre-paid debit cards.

Contacts

Program Leanne Wheeler, 866-856-8214, lwheeler@cde.ca.gov
Fiscal Homeless Education, 866-856-8214, HomelessEd@cde.ca.gov
Division School Fiscal Services Division, 916-319-0926 (phone), 916-322-5092 (fax)
Last Modified: April 28, 2022
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