The Department may enter into Local Flexibility Demonstration Agreements with up to 80 local educational agencies across the country. Current Local-Flex recipient: Seattle Public School District September 2003-August 2006 September 2006-August 2011 Press Release
The Department may grant State Flexibility Authority to up to 7 State educational agencies across the country. Currently no States have the state flex authority.
Note: This program is funded as part of a set-aside from the appropriation for Title I grants. Under the set-aside, up to $5 million is reserved for a program of discretionary grants to local educational agencies (LEAs) in the Outlying Areas and the Republic of Palau. Under ESSA, beginning in FY 2017, the Republic of […]
2019 Immediate Aid to Restart School Operations Grants Under the 2019 Restart program, the Department awarded grants to eligible State educational agencies (SEAs) to assist local educational agencies (LEAs) and non-public schools with expenses related to the restart of elementary and secondary schools affected by the consequences of Hurricanes Florence and Michael, Typhoon Mangkhut, Super […]
Under Payments for Federal Property, approximately 250 LEAs receive Impact Aid payments for federal property annually. Payments generally are deposited in eligible LEAs’ general fund accounts and are used for general operating expenses such as teacher salaries, utilities, administrative costs, books, and supplies. Funding is not provided to private schools.
Computation of Payments The basic support payment maximum amount (formerly referred to as full entitlement) is calculated by utilizing weighted student units multiplied by the highest of four local contribution rate options. Weighted student units are determined by multiplying the following: The ADA of “uniformed services, civilian, and foreign military” children residing on federal property […]
Facilities Maintenance funds are provided for emergency repairs and comprehensive capital improvements to schools that the Department of Education owns but that LEAs use to serve federally connected military dependent students or for the transfer of these facilities to LEAs.
2019 Emergency Impact Aid for Displaced Students Awards 2019 grantees received funds to assist with the cost of educating public and non-public school students in the 2018-2019 school year that were displaced by Hurricanes Florence and Michael, Typhoon Mangkhut, Super Typhoon Yutu, and wildfires, earthquakes, and volcanic eruptions occurring in calendar year 2018 and tornadoes […]
(S362A170031) University of Hawaii (HI) $489,944 Ka Pilina No`eau seeks to develop, implement, and replicate the Math and Science Learning Model (MSL Model) to enhance math and science educational services and ultimately improve the math and science outcomes of Native Hawaiian (NH) children and youth. The MSL Model will be an out-of-school intervention with: […]