COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

P.O. BOX 2120

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120

SUPTS. MEMO NO. 140

July 9, 2004

INFORMATIONAL

TO:

Division Superintendents

 

FROM:

Jo Lynne DeMary

Superintendent of Public Instruction

 

SUBJECT:

Estimated Title V, Part A, Entitlements for the 2004-2005 School Year Under Provisions of the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001, Public Law 107-110

 

The Virginia Department of Education has been notified of an estimated allocation of $6,927,544 for Title V, Part A Innovative Programs for 2004-2005. From this estimated grant award, $5,888,413 will be allocated to school divisions, with the remainder set aside for state-level activities. On July 1, 2004, all Title V, Part A, funds will be made available to states and school divisions. However, a school divisions Title V, Part A, application must be approved by the Virginia Department of Education before it is eligible to receive the funds.

The attached table is a listing by school division of the estimated Title V, Part A, entitlements for 2004-2005. These allocations are considered estimates since the grant award notification has not been received from the U. S. Department of Education. When the grant award notification is received, you will be notified of any changes to these allocations in a subsequent memorandum.

Applications for Title V funding should be submitted between July 1 and July 30, 2004. Please refer to Administrative Superintendents Memorandum Number 17, May 21, 2004, for detailed information about submission of all federal program applications under Public Law 107-110, No Child Left Behind Act of 2001.

Questions regarding the Title V program should be directed to Mrs. Diane Jay at (804) 225-2905, or by e-mail to djay@mail.vak12ed.edu; or to Ms. Cheryl Gray Ball at (804) 225-2882, or by e-mail to cgraybal@mail.vak12ed.edu.

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