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Nonclassroom-Based Determination of Funding

Information for nonclassroom-based instruction schools on how to apply for a funding determination.

Enacted by Senate Bill 740 [http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pub/01-02/bill/sen/sb_0701-0750/sb_740_bill_20011014_chaptered.pdf] External link opens in new window or tab. (PDF) (Chapter 892, Statutes of 2001, Education Code [EC] Section 47612.5 [http://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/codes_displaySection.xhtml?lawCode=EDC&sectionNum=47612.5.] External link opens in new window or tab.) prohibiting charter schools from receiving any funding for nonclassroom-based instruction unless the State Board of Education determines its eligibility for funding.

State Board of Education-Approved Funding Determinations by Fiscal Year

2016-17 | 2015-16 | 2014-15 | 2013-14 | 2012-13 | 2011-12 | 2001-02 through 2010-11

Forms and Instructions for Fiscal Year 2017-18

  1. Determination of Funding Request for Nonclassroom-Based Charter Schools Letter | DOC
  2. "Reasonable Basis"/Mitigating Circumstances Request for Nonclassroom-Based Charter Schools Letter | DOC
  3. Nonclassroom-Based Funding Determination Form Instructions | DOC
  4. Nonclassroom-Based Funding Determination Form (XLS)
  5. Mitigating Circumstances Request Summary Sheet (XLS)
  6. Nonclassroom-Based Instruction Request for Funding Determination Webinar (PDF)

Education Code Statutes

  • EC Section 47612.5 [http://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/codes_displaySection.xhtml?lawCode=EDC&sectionNum=47612.5.] External link opens in new window or tab.
  • EC Section 47634.2 [http://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/codes_displaySection.xhtml?lawCode=EDC&sectionNum=47634.2.] External link opens in new window or tab.

California Code of Regulations, Title 5

Regulations for nonclassroom-based instruction funding determinations may be found on the Thomson Reuters WESTLAW California Code of Regulations Web page [https://govt.westlaw.com/calregs/Index] External link opens in new window or tab.. Individual codes may be accessed by browsing the code via the drop down menu system or by entering search criteria (i.e., code, title) on the search page.

  • California Code of Regulations, Title 5 (5 CCR) Section 11704 Pupil - Teacher Ratio
  • 5 CCR Section 11963 Definitions of Classroom Based Instruction
  • 5 CCR Section 11963.1 Nonclassroom-Based Instruction in Charter Schools
  • 5 CCR Section 11963.2 Average Daily Attendance for Nonclassroom-Based Instruction in Charter Schools
  • 5 CCR Section 11963.3 Determination of Funding Request Forms and Calculations
  • 5 CCR Section 11963.4 Evaluation of Determination of Funding Requests Regarding Nonclassroom-Based Instruction
  • 5 CCR Section 11963.5 Determination of Funding Requests for Nonclassroom-based Virtual or Online Charter Schools
  • 5 CCR Section 11963.6 Submission & Action on Determination of Funding Requests Regarding Nonclassroom-Based Instruction
  • 5 CCR Section 11963.7 Termination of a Determination of Funding Requests Regarding Nonclassroom-Based Instruction

Nonregulatory Guidance for Nonclassroom-Based Instruction

Questions: Charter SB 740 | charter-sb740@cde.ca.gov | 916-322-6029 
Last Reviewed: Thursday, October 12, 2017