COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

P.O. BOX 2120

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120

SUPTS. MEMO NO. 161

August 19, 2005

INFORMATIONAL

TO:

Division Superintendents

 

FROM:

Jo Lynne DeMary

Superintendent of Public Instruction

 

SUBJECT:

Final Title V, Part A, Entitlements for the 2005-2006 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 the final allocation of $4,633,788 for Title V, Part A Innovative Programs for 2005-2006. From this final grant award, $3,938,720 has been allocated to school divisions, with the remainder set aside for state-level activities. On July 1, 2005, all Title V, Part A, funds were 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 the division is eligible to receive the funds.

 

The attached table is a listing by school division of the final Title V, Part A, entitlements for 2005-2006. The entitlement figure should be used in the application for Title V funds. Please refer to Administrative Superintendents Memorandum Number 17, April 15, 2005, for detailed information about submission of all federal program applications under Public Law 107-110, No Child Left Behind Act of 2001.

 

Upon the receipt of an approvable application to the Virginia Department of Education, the school division will receive an e-mail with instructions to log into the Online Management of Education Grant Awards (OMEGA) system to review the grant award notifications and to distribute the budgets to the object code level. Questions regarding this process should be sent to OMEGA SUPPORT at omega.support@doe.virginia.gov or call (804) 225-2040.

 

Questions regarding the Title V program should be directed to Ms. Diane Jay at (804) 225-2905, or by e-mail to Diane.Jay@doe.virginia.gov.

 

JLD/DLJ/jf

 

Attachment

 

http://www.doe.virginia.gov/administrators/superintendents_memos/2005/inf161a.pdf