Boss to Employee Boss to Employee: I know I promised to give you a Cost of Living raise every year – but I can’t afford it. I’ll give you 77 cents on the dollar for now but I’ll make it up to you later. Trust me.
Boss to Employee Boss to Employee: Oh, and I don’t have enough cash to pay you for all twelve months, but I’m good for it. So, I’ll only be paying you through February. You’ll get the rest of it in July or August, okay?
Boss to Employee And did I mention that I don’t expect to get some of my big contracts until late in the year – so I’m going to have to give you December, January and February’s checks in June. But hey, at least it’s still this year, right?
And that is the easy part And this is just the money with no strings attached. Add to this over 40 programs with unique funding restrictions.
Local Control Funding Formula Eliminate those 40+ categorical programs and let local governing boards set priorities.
Equity Allocate funding according to the same formula to all districts
By Grade Span Based upon grade spans: K-3: $6,342 per ADA 4-6: $6,437 7-8: $6,628 9-12: $7,680
35% Supplemental Grant Add a 35% supplemental grant for each unduplicated student count : English Language Learner OR Free/Reduced Price Meal Count OR Foster Children
Concentration If a district has more than 50% such identified students… Add another supplemental grant for each student above 50%
Add-Ons Add 11.23% to the K-3 grade span for the purposes of Class Size Reduction Add 2.8% to the 9-12 grade span for the purposes of Career Tech Education
Major Programs Outside the LCFF Special Education Home-to-School Transportation Targeted Instructional Improvement Grant Child Nutrition
Flexibility and Accountability Local Control and Accountability Plan 14-15 Template to be adopted by the State Board of Education
Alameda Effect at Full Implementation Department of Finance: Alameda (38%) $9,379 Albany (27%) $8,926 Berkeley (40%) $9,932 Emery (85%) $11,456 Oakland (70%) $10,951 Piedmont (1%) $8,237
More of Alameda County Castro V (18%) $8,712 Dublin (12%) $8,443 Fremont (22%) $8,896 Hayward (76%) $10,911 Livermore (26%) $9,030 New Haven (52%) $9,741 Newark (54%) $9,896
More of Alameda County Pleasanton (8%) $8,451 S Leandro (71%) $10,694 S Lorenzo (62%) $10,304 Sunol Glen (10%) $8,273