COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
P. O. BOX 2120
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120
SUPTS. MEMO. NO. 24
April 26, 1996

ADMINISTRATIVE

TO: Division Superintendents
FROM:
 
William C. Bosher, Jr.
Superintendent of Public Instruction
SUBJECT:
 
Preliminary FY 1996 School Division Allocations Safe 
and Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act of 1994

 
  Enclosed you will find the preliminary FY 1996 allocation
  tables for local school divisions.  These preliminary
  figures are provided to assist with planning for the 1996-97
  school year.  Tentative allocations for Virginia are as
  follows:
  
             VIRGINIA ALLOTMENT                      $6,021,685
  
             Governor's Share (20%)                  $1,204,337
  
             Virginia Department of Education (80%)  $4,817,348
  
                                                     $6,021,685
  
             Virginia Department of Education        $  433,561
             Programs and Administration
  
             School Divisions (70%)                  $3,068,651
  
             School Divisions (30% - Greatest Need)  $1,315,136
  
                                                     $4,817,348
  
  The enclosed tables provide estimates of school division
  allocations under SDFSCA State Grants at the level
  recommended by the House of Representatives and the Senate
  Appropriations Committee.  Congressional budget negotations
  are ongoing at this time, we have not been provided any
  definitive information from the U. S. Department of
  Education about the final FY 1996 allocations.
  
  If you have questions, please contact Arlene D. Cundiff in
  the Office of Compensatory Programs at 804-225-2871.
  
  WCBJr/saj
  Enclosure: This memo and its attachment will be sent to
             the superintendent's office
  
  cc:  SDFSCA School Division Contact Persons