SUPTS. MEMO. NO. 62
September 6, 1996
|FROM:||Richard T. La Pointe
Superintendent of Public Instruction
|SUBJECT:||1996-97 Grant Awards for Section 619, Preschool Program|
This memorandum is the official grant award notification for school divisions that have approved applications under the Section 619 Early Childhood Special Education Program. Awards are based on the December 1, 1994, child count data your division submitted for children with disabilities ages 3-5 at a per pupil amount of $558.00. Allocations and the application for 1996-97 were provided to your division in Administrative Superintendent's Memorandum No. 2, dated January 20, 1996. The amount of each division's award is on the attached grant award list. The 1996-97 grant period is July 1, 1996 through September 30, 1997. Funds may not be encumbered after September 30, 1997. Please be advised that these funds are accessed on a cost reimbursement basis and all reimbursement requests must be submitted to the Department of Education by November 30, 1997. If your division does not appear on the grant award list, your application is either pending approval or it has not been received by the Virginia Department of Education. Any questions regarding your award may be directed to Mrs. Linda Bradford, Specialist, Office of Special Education at (804) 225-2675. RTL/oml Attachment: This memo and its attachment will be sent to the superintendent's office.