COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
P. O. BOX 2120
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120
SUPTS. MEMO. NO. 86
June 12, 1998

INFORMATIONAL

TO: Division Superintendents
FROM: Paul D. Stapleton
Superintendent of Public Instruction
SUBJECT: Title IV: Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act Fiscal Year 1997-98 Progress Report 

 
  Section 4117 of the Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities
  Act (SDFSCA) requires the collection of information about
  state and local implementation of the SDFSCA.  States are
  required to submit information on state and local programs
  conducted with assistance furnished through the SDFSCA. 
  Information from school divisions is required for inclusion in
  the Virginia report to the United States Department of
  Education.

  Two copies of the progress report for the fiscal year 1997
  (July 1, 1997-June 30, 1998), must be submitted to the
  Department of Education no later than August 7, 1998.

  Should there be questions, please contact Arlene Cundiff in
  the Office of Compensatory Programs at (804) 225-2871.


  PDS/saj

  Enclosure:   A hard copy of this memo and its enclosure
               will be sent to the superintendent's office

  cc:  SDFSCA School Division Coordinators