Agenda Item #37
2010-2011 Grant Application for Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) Entitlement
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 2010-2011 Proportionate Share to be set aside from the Part B, Entitlement figure above is $943,719, an increase of $235,818.
The purpose of this application is to specify how the Part B Entitlement will be used by the District and will include supports for various positions such as Instructional Assistants, Teachers, Social Workers, Guidance Counselors, Support Staff and Contractual Services with community agencies for students with disabilities in Brevard County.
Approve the proposal for expenditures of the IDEA Part B, Entitlement Grant for $14,693,840, the PreK Entitlement of $478,627 and the $943,719 of Proportionate Share for Parentally Placed Private Schools.
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
Source of Funding
Special Revenue - Federal
Sue Carver for Director, ESE Program Support, x520
Attachment: IDEA Pt.B, Entitlement-PreKEntitlement 10-11.pdf