05-25-2010 Special School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #65


Title
2010-2011 Grant Application for Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) Entitlement

Discussion

The IDEA Part B, Entitlement Grant Application for 2010-2011 is $15,637,559, a decrease of $151,394 from that of last year.  The IDEA Part B PreK Entitlement for 2010-2011 is $478,627, a decrease of $436.00 from that of last year.  Additionally, due to an increase in enrollment numbers of ESE students in Private Schools, the 2010-11 Proportionate Share to be set aside from the Part B, Entitlement figure above is $943,719.10, an increase of $235,818.26.  The purpose of this application is to specify how the Part B Entitlement will be used by the district to suppport all students with disabilities in Brevard County during 2010-2011.

The grant application will be available for review prior to the June 15, 2010 School Board meeting.

 

 



Recommendation

Approve the proposal for expenditures of the IDEA Part B, Entitlement Grant for $15,637,559, the PreK Entitlement of $478,627 and the $943,719.10 of Proportionate Share for parentally placed Private Schools.



Meeting Date(s)
Information - 5/25/2010
Consent after Information6/15/2010

Authority for Action
Federal - Part IV of the Budget

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Partial

Source of Funding
Special Revenue - Federal

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
10-11$15,637,559Yes4229280411014xxxxxxxxxx
10-11$478,627 Yes4229280411011xxxxxxxxxx
10-11$943,719.10 Yes4229280411015xxxxxxxxxx

Contact
Sue Carver for Director, ESE Program Support, x520