Obion County Board of Education
June 25, 2012

Agenda Item: VII.G.

Consider/Approve NCLB Application for the 2012 – 2013 Fiscal Year

Background Information:

Annually, the Board must approve the System’s Local Consolidated Application for Federal Funding, under ESEA, as amended by the No Child Left Behind Act. The Application consists of new allocations for FY13 and any carryover funds from FY12.  The total allocations for all budgets within the Title budget are $795,153. These funds are budgeted to pay the cost of teachers’ salaries and related benefits, educational assistants’ salaries and related benefits, a portion of administrator’s salary and related benefits, and improvements to the overall instructional program, such as instructional supplies and materials, staff development, and travel. The complete Title Application and related budgets are attached.

Staff Recommendation:

I recommend approval of the NCLB Consolidated Application as set forth on the attached document.