COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

P.O. BOX 2120

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120

SUPTS. MEMO NO. 95

June 6, 2003

INFORMATIONAL

TO:

Division Superintendents

 

FROM:

Jo Lynne DeMary

Superintendent of Public Instruction

 

SUBJECT:

General Adult Education (GAE) Application for 2003-2004

 

 

 

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 2003-2004. These funds were authorized by action of the 2003 General Assembly.

Eligible classes for reimbursement for the fiscal year 2003-2004 include adult high school classes for credit, General Educational Development (GED) preparatory, Americanization, and classes for English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). Reimbursement will be based on 60 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 July 11, 2003.

 

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


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 W. MacGillivray(rmacgill@mail.vak12ed.edu), adult education/GED specialist, at (804) 371-3222. Budget questions should be directed to Rebecca Marable (rmarable@mail.vak12ed.edu), grants manager, at

(804) 225-3349.

 

 

JLD/RWM/gjm

 

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