SUPTS. MEMO. NO. 74
September 27, 1997
|FROM:||Richard T. La Pointe
Superintendent of Public Instruction
|SUBJECT:||Information on K-3 Primary Class Size Program|
We are requesting information in order to compute the entitlements for the K-3 Primary Class Size Program for each school division participating in the program. The actual K-3 enrollment as of September 30, 1997, the number of classroom teachers (FTE), and number of resource teachers (FTE) must be indicated. Please prorate the resource teachers based on the actual amount of time they spend with the K-3 classes. Resource teachers that may be counted include Art, Music, PE, and Chapter I Reading teachers. Please be sure to answer the questions at the bottom of the form. If the answer to question 1 is "Yes", please attach an explanation. Please sign the form and return it to Mrs. June Eanes, Budget Director, no later than October 15, 1997. The form may be faxed to Mrs. Eanes at (804) 225-2300. After all forms have been returned, verified, and compiled, entitlements will be issued on an EFT at the end of each quarter, beginning in December. A report of this information must be provided to the Board of Education, the Chairmen of the House Education, House Appropriations, House Finance, Senate Education and Health, and Senate Finance Committees by December 1, 1997. If you have any questions concerning the form, please call Mrs. Eanes at (804) 225-2060. RTL:je Attachment: A hard copy of this memo and its attachment will be sent to the superintendent's office.