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

SUPTS. MEMO. NO. 112
June 2, 2000

INFORMATIONAL

TO: Division Superintendents
FROM: JoLynne DeMary
Acting Superintendent of Public Instruction
SUBJECT: General Adult Education (GAE) Applications for 2000-2001


 The Virginia Department of Education will make $1,051,800 available for the partial 
reimbursement of expenditures made by school divisions for local General Adult 
Education programs for the fiscal year 2000-2001.  These funds are authorized under
financial assistance for General Adult Education provisions of the 2000 Virginia 
General Assembly and are offered contingent upon availability.  

Eligible classes for reimbursement for the fiscal year 2000-2001 include adult high 
school classes for credit, General Educational Development (GED) preparatory, 
Americanization, and English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes.  
Reimbursement will be based on 60 percent of the total cost of program.  

To assist in initiating your General Adult Education program for fiscal year 2001, 
copies of the forms necessary to complete your program application and a copy of 
"Instructions for Preparing Program Application and Request for Reimbursement for 
General Adult Education Program" are attached.  

Please submit your application no later than June 20, 2000.  If no program is 
planned, write on the face of the application form your division name and code, as 
well as the words "NO PROGRAM PLANNED."

The application and the outline of the proposed program are to be returned to:

Dr. Yvonne Thayer, Associate Director
Adult Education Services
Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education Services
Virginia Department of Education 
P.O. Box 2120; Richmond, VA  23218-2120

For further information, please do not hesitate to contact Becky Marable, grants 
manager, (804) 225-2850.

JLS/RAM/lgh

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