COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
P. O. BOX 2120
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120
SUPTS. MEMO. NO. 11
January 22, 1999

INFORMATIONAL

TO: Division Superintendents
FROM: Paul D. Stapleton
Superintendent of Public Instruction
SUBJECT: Adjustments for the First Half of 1998-99
  Attachment A is a printout reflecting adjustments that
  will be made to Basic Aid for the first half the 1998-99
  fiscal year.  These adjustments, which include the
  following, will be made to the February 16, 1999 EDI:

     Homebound
     Remedial Summer School
     Governor's School- Summer Residential
     Foreign Language Academies
     Early Reading Intervention
     Mental Health/Mental Retardation Transfer

  Attachment B provides a breakout of the MH/MR Transfer.

  All Standards of Quality (SOQ) accounts (Basic Aid,
  Gifted Ed, Vocational Ed   SOQ, Special Ed   SOQ,
  Remedial Ed   SOQ, At Risk, and Fringe Benefits) will be
  adjusted for the revisions in Average Daily Membership
  (ADM) and Sales Tax beginning in February, 1999.  

  If you have any questions concerning the above, please
  contact Mrs. June Eanes, Budget Director, at (804) 225-2025.

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  Attachment:  A hard copy of this memo and its attach-
               ment will be sent to the superintendent's
               office.