10-28-2014 Special School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #28


Title
2014-2015 IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Act) Grant Application

Discussion

The 2014-2015 IDEA Grant Application that was submitted by ESE Program Support on behalf of Brevard Public Schools, was fully approved on 09/26/2014 by the Commissioner of the Florida Department of Education.  Permission to apply for this grant was approved by the School Board of Brevard Public Schools on May 10, 2014. 

Funding by the State to support programs that serve Students with Disabilities is $15,830,858.00, and is budgeted as follows:

$488,156.00 - Preschool Students with Disabilities (Project #415011)

$826,797.56 - Parentally Placed Private School (Project #415015)

$14,515,904.44 - Entitlement, Part B (Project #415014)

$15,830,858.00     GRAND TOTAL



Recommendation

Consent to expend IDEA funding in the total budgeted amount of $15,830,858.00 to support Students with Disabilities in Brevard County, as approved by the Commissioner of Education, Florida Department of Education.



Meeting Date(s)
Consent after Information - 10/28/2014

Authority for Action
Public Law 10-8-146, IDEA; 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
14-15488,156.00Yes4229280415011xxxxxxxxxx
826,797.56Yes4229280415015xxxxxxxxxx
14,515,904.44Yes4229280415014xxxxxxxxxx
TOTAL$15,830,858.0

Contact

Dawna M. Bobersky, Ed.D., Director, ESE Program Support, x520




Attachment:  Brevard IDEA Part B Entitlement Preschool.pdf