COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

P.O. BOX 2120

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120

SUPTS. MEMO NO. 72

May 17,2002

INFORMATIONAL

TO:

Division Superintendents

 

FROM:

Jo Lynne DeMary

Superintendent of Public Instruction

 

SUBJECT:

General Adult Education (GAE) Application for 2002-2003

 

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 2002-2003. The funds are authorized under financial assistance for General Adult Education provisions of the 2002 Virginia General Assembly and are offered contingent upon availability.

 

Eligible classes for reimbursement for the fiscal year 2002-2003 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 sixty percent of the total cost of the program.

 

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 Programs are attached. Please submit your application no later than June 28, 2002.

 

If no program is planned, please write NO PROGRAM PLANNED on the face of the application and include your division name and code.


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

 

Dr. Yvonne Thayer, Director
Office of Adult Education and Literacy
Virginia Department of Education
P.O. Box 2120
Richmond, VA 23218-2120

 

For further information please contact Robert G. MacGillivray (rmacgill@mail.vak12ed.edu), adult education/GED specialist, at (804) 371-3222. Budget questions should be directed to Rebecca Marable (mailto:rmarable@pen.k12.va.us), grants manager, at

(804) 225-2850.

 

 

JLD/RGM/gjm

 

Attachment

 

 

/administrators/superintendents_memos/2002/inf072a.pdf