Agenda Item #64
Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA) Entitlement Grant for 2008-2009
The 2008-2009 total IDEA allocation is $15,293,020, and reflects an increase from that of last year of $207,450.00 (+1.4%) for the IDEA, Part B Entitlement. The IDEA Part B, Pre-School Entitlement Project allocation of $505,263.00 reflects an increase from that of last year of $12,864 (+3%). These funds will be used to provide services to our exceptional student population.
The completed 2008-2009 IDEA Grant application will be submitted for approval prior to the May 27, 2008 Board Meeting.
Approve the submission of the 2008-2009 IDEA Grant Application of $15,293,020.00 from the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) Entitlement Grant for 2008-2009, and $505,263.00 from the Pre-School Entitlement portion to serve the exceptional students of Brevard Public Schools.
Information - 5/13/2008
Consent after Information5/27/2008
Authority for Action
Federal - Part IV of the Budget
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Source of Funding
Special Revenue - Federal
Eva Lewis, ESE Program Support Services