ERIC Number: ED440522
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2000-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Guidebook to the School Facility Program.
California State Dept. of General Services, Sacramento. Office of Public School Construction.
This guidebook assists California school districts in applying for and obtaining "grant" funds for new construction and modernization projects of its public schools under the provisions of the Leroy F. Greene School Facilities Act of 1998. It provides direction on accessing the processes leading to project approvals, insight into the various features of the School Facilities Program (SFP), and suggestions on how to make the funding system as efficient as possible. An overview of the SFP is provided followed by chapters addressing specific points of the SFP such as project development activities, the application for eligibility, new construction funding, facility hardship grants, and additional SFP requirements and features. Appendices provide state agency contact information; information on potential state agency involvement, state facility program required forms, and services matrix; and a summary of bond allocations and deferred maintenance allocations. (GR)
Descriptors: Educational Finance, Elementary Secondary Education, Grants, Guidelines, Public Schools, State Aid, State Programs, State School District Relationship
State Allocation Board, 1130 K Street, 4th Floor, Sacramento, CA 95814. Tel: 916-445-3160; Fax: 916-445-5526. For full text: http://www.opsc.dgs.ca.gov.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Policymakers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: California State Dept. of General Services, Sacramento. Office of Public School Construction.
Note: Prepared on behalf of the State Allocation Board.