COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
P. O. BOX 2120
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120

SUPTS. MEMO. NO. 58
April 4, 1997

INFORMATIONAL

TO: Division Superintendents
FROM: Richard T. La Pointe
Superintendent of Public Instruction
SUBJECT: Estimated Required Local Effort for 1997-98


  Attached are printouts reflecting the required local effort
  for the 1997-98 school year.  Attachment A includes the SOQ
  accounts, Basic Aid, Salary Supplement, Vocational, Gifted,
  Special, Remedial, Fringe Benefits, At-Risk, Maintenance, and
  Textbooks.  Attachment B reflects the local requirement for
  Technology, Truancy, Reading Intervention, SOL Teaching
  Materials, K-3, At-Risk Four Year Old Program, and the Total
  Required Local Expenditures.

  These estimates are based on the average daily membership
  identified in Regulatory Supts. Memo. No. 1 dated February 24,
  1997.

  If you have any questions concerning these, please call Ms.
  Doris West, Senior Budget Analyst at (804) 225-2091 or Ms.
  June Eanes, Budget Director, at (804) 225-2060.

  RTL/dbw

  Attachments: A hard copy of this memo and its attachments
               will be sent to the superintendent's office.