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Poverty Allowance Expenditure Requirement

2019/20 Calculated Poverty Allowance Expenditure Requirement

State Statute 79-1007.07 (2) states, the department shall determine the poverty allowance expenditures for 2019/20 using the reported expenditures on the annual financial report (AFR) for 2019/20. State Statute 79-1007.07 (3) states, if the poverty allowance expenditures for 2019/20 do not equal 117.65 percent or more of the poverty allowance for 2019/20, the department shall calculate a poverty correction for the 2021/22 state aid calculations. Please use Function code 1160 for Poverty Instructional Programs.

For your information, we have created a report that documents the 2019/20 Calculated Poverty Allowance.

School districts can use this report to help determine whether the expenditures reported on the 2019/20 AFR under Function 1160 are 117.65% or more of the 2019/20 Calculated Poverty Allowance.

Program Contact:

  • Kevin Lyons: (402) 471-3323 or kevin.lyons@nebraska.gov

Link to 2019/20 Calculated LEP Allowance Expenditure Requirement

Updated May 12, 2020 1:18pm