Budget, LEA

  1. Budget Certifications and Debt

    With the First Interim reporting period concluding at the end of this month (October 2020), many local educational agencies (LEAs) are
  2. Flexibility to Serve Free Meals Extended through End of School Year

    On October 9, 2020, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that flexibilities to allow free meals to be served to all kids are
  3. By the Way . . . CDE provides FAQs for 2020–21 Growth Funding

    On October 6, 2020, the California Department of Education (CDE) published a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page for local educational
  4. By the Way . . . Second CARES Act Reporting Window Now Open

    The California Department of Education (CDE) opened the second cycle of Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act reporting
  5. LCFF Supplemental and Concentration Bill Clears Policy Committee

    In its only scheduled committee hearing to consider Assembly K–12 education bills for the year (see “Assembly Returns with Abbreviated
  6. LCAP Deadline Extended and New Report Required at LEA Budget Adoption—Updated

    [Editor’s note: This article has been updated to reflect NEW frequently asked questions from the California Department of Education (CDE).]
  7. Coronavirus and Considerations for Instructional Minutes and ADA

    Local educational agencies (LEAs) across the state are preparing for the prospect of closing schools or reduced student attendance due to