06-11-2013 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #35


Title
Federal Entitlement Grant Title X, Part C

Discussion

The purpose of the Title X, Part C Grant in the amount of $76,000 is for The McKinney-Vento Education for Homeless Children and Youth Program. It is designed to address the problems that homeless children and youth have faced in enrolling, attending and succeeding in school.  Under this program, the district will ensure that each homeless child and youth has equal access to the same free appropriate public education, including a public pre-school education.

A final copy of the Title X, Part C application may be reviewed in the Office of Student Services.



Recommendation
Approve the writing and submittal of the 2013-2014 Title X, Part C  grant for The McKinney-Vento Education for Homeless Children and Youth Program.

Meeting Date(s)
Consent w/o Information - 6/11/2013

Authority for Action
PL107-110

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Special Revenue - Federal

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
13/14$76,000n/a422variousTitle XCVariousVariousVarious

Contact

Dr. Kim Rogers, Director of Student Services, Home Education and Students at Risk, ext. 567
Dr. Sally Shinn, Resource Teacher, ext. 366