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High Cost Applications and Allocation Timeline

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High Cost Applications and Allocation Timeline

  • March:  Applications due March 1.
  • April:  High Cost applications are reviewed by SEFAC.  All recommended applications are submitted to the State Board of Education.
  • May:  The State Board of Education grants approval of the recommended allocations at the May meeting.
  • June:
    • Email notifications are sent
    • Allocation payments will be posted to the SEFAC website.
    • All approved High Cost allocation payments must be distributed.

******Funding in a previous year does not guarantee funding in the current year.

******Notifications - Emailed to all Administrative Unit/BOCES Special Education Directors.  General announcements are published in the CDE Scoop.


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