Agenda Item #23
Application for Title X, Part C, Homeless Children & Youth Grant, 3rd Year
The District application for the 3rd year of the Title X, Part C, Homeless Children & Youth Grant is being prepared for on-line submission. A complete copy will be available prior to June 30th. The District's allocation of Title X, Part C funds is $80,000 and will fund the following: Case management and homeless assistant responsibilities for homeless students and their families; clerical support; printing costs for awareness materials; professional development; funding for excess bus transportation costs to the school of origin for homeless students (3% limit); partial (summer) funding for the District Homeless Liaison; and accounting support. The primary expenditure is in the area of case management services, wherein lies the greatest need for these students and their families.
Approve the District application for the 3rd year of the Title X, Part C, Homeless Children & Youth Grant for FY12.
Consent after Information - 7/19/2011
Authority for Action
Board Policy 5111.01
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Source of Funding
Operating - Grant
Beth Thedy, Ed. D., Assistant Superintendent, ext. 270
Anita Smith, Homeless Liaison & Dropout Prevention, ext. 456