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Education Code - EDC

TITLE 2. ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION [33000 - 64100]

  ( Title 2 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

DIVISION 3. LOCAL ADMINISTRATION [35000 - 45460]

  ( Division 3 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

PART 24. SCHOOL FINANCE [41000 - 43052]

  ( Part 24 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

CHAPTER 5.3. Conditions on Apportionments and Allowances [41975 - 41976.5]
  ( Chapter 5.3 added by Stats. 1979, Ch. 282. )

41975.
  

(a) Apportionments and allowances to a school district from Section A of the State School Fund in a fiscal year may not be less than the product of one hundred twenty dollars ($120) multiplied by the average daily attendance of the district in the preceding fiscal year, or two thousand four hundred dollars ($2,400), whichever amount is the greater.

(b) State funds apportioned to each school district for categorical education programs, or other state funds apportioned to each school district from the State School Fund, shall be applied to meet the requirement of Section 6 of Article IX of the California Constitution to provide a minimum of one hundred twenty dollars ($120) of state aid per pupil or two thousand four hundred dollars ($2,400) per school district.

(c) Notwithstanding any other law, the Superintendent of Public Instruction may not increase the revenue limit apportionment of any school district to provide basic state aid pursuant to Section 6 of Article IX of the California Constitution or any other law, unless that school district has not received the greater amount of one hundred twenty dollars ($120) per pupil or two thousand four hundred dollars ($2,400) from all state funds, including funds for categorical education programs. If a school district receives less than the amount specified in this subdivision, the Superintendent of Public Instruction shall allocate the difference between the amount of state funds received and the constitutional minimum of the greater amount of one hundred twenty dollars ($120) per pupil or two thousand four hundred dollars ($2,400) per school district.

(Amended by Stats. 2003, Ch. 227, Sec. 12. Effective August 11, 2003.)

41976.
  

(a) For purposes of this chapter, the following classes and courses are authorized to be offered by school districts and county superintendents of schools for apportionment purposes from the adult education fund:

(1) Adult programs in parenting, including parent cooperative preschools, and classes in child growth and development, parent-child relationships, and parenting.

(2) Adult programs in elementary and secondary basic skills and other courses and classes required for the high school diploma. Apportionments for these courses and classes may only be generated by students who do not possess a high school diploma, except for remedial academic courses or classes in reading, mathematics, and language arts.

(3) Adult education programs in English as a second language.

(4) Adult education programs for immigrants eligible for educational services in citizenship, English as a second language, and workforce preparation classes in the basic skills of speaking, listening, reading, writing, mathematics, decisionmaking and problem solving skills, and other classes required for preparation to participate in job specific technical training.

(5) Adult education programs for adults with disabilities.

(6) Adult short-term career technical education programs with high employment potential. Any reference to “vocational” education or programs in adult education means “career technical” education or programs in adult education.

(7) Adult programs for older adults.

(8) Programs offering pre-apprenticeship training activities conducted in coordination with one or more apprenticeship programs approved by the Division of Apprenticeship Standards for the occupation and geographic area.

(9) Adult programs in home economics.

(10) Adult programs in health and safety education.

(b) No state apportionment shall be made for any course or class that is not set forth in subdivision (a).

(Amended by Stats. 2015, Ch. 13, Sec. 22. Effective June 24, 2015.)

41976.1.
  

Notwithstanding Section 41976, any school district may offer adult education courses and classes in the adult education programs described in Section 41976 provided that district qualifies for funding to begin those courses or classes pursuant to Section 52616.18.

(Added by Stats. 1992, Ch. 1193, Sec. 1. Effective January 1, 1993. Operative July 1, 1993, by Sec. 6 of Ch. 1193.)

41976.2.
  

Notwithstanding Section 41976, a school district may offer adult education courses and classes if the school district received funding in the 1991–92 fiscal year to conduct programs through independent study for persons 21 years of age or older and persons 19 years of age or older who have not been continuously enrolled in kindergarten, or any of grades 1 to 12, inclusive, since their 18th birthday.

(Added by Stats. 1992, Ch. 1195, Sec. 2. Effective January 1, 1993.)

41976.5.
  

(a) Each school district or county superintendent of schools providing services in summer school programs for adults with disabilities in the 1977-78 school year shall continue in the 1980-81 fiscal year and each fiscal year thereafter to offer these programs.

(b) A school district or county superintendent of schools receiving apportionments from Section A of the State School Fund shall offer summer programs for graduating high school seniors in need of courses for graduation.

(Amended by Stats. 2005, Ch. 677, Sec. 18. Effective October 7, 2005.)

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