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Mountain View Whisman School District

Agenda Item for Board Meeting of 10/18/2018

Agenda Category:  REVIEW AND ACTION

Agenda Item Title:  Board Policy No. 6171, Title I Programs (5 minutes)

Estimated Time: 

Person Responsible:  Heidi Smith, Director of State and Federal Programs


The District is in the process of updating policies at the recommendation of the California School Boards Association.  Board Policy No. 6171, Title I Programs has been updated to reflect those recommendations. 


Overview of the policy

Board Policy No. 6171, Title I Programs provides an overview of how Title I programming should be designed, implemented and assessed aligned to federal and state requirements.  For the most part, the core requirement language is the same with the exception of the following items:


Summary list of changes in the policy

1. The explicit verbiage of "supplement not supplant" with regard to Title I funds use.

2. Updated federal code and legal references to now include updated United States Codes (USC) 20-6314 and 6321.

3. 90-110 percent per student allocation above non Title I schools language added.

4. Provisions and guidance on private schools participation.


Fiscal Implication:

Recommended Action: 
That the Board approve Board Policy No. 6171, Title I Programs at first reading, as presented. 

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Board Policy No. 6171, Title I ProgramsBackup Material10/10/2018