2012 Special Session I

Budget Amendments - HB1301 (Conference Report)

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College Readiness Center Pilot

Item 138 #7c

Item 138 #7c

First Year - FY2013 Second Year - FY2014
Education: Elementary and Secondary
Direct Aid To Public Education FY2013 $175,000 FY2014 $0 GF

Page 95, line 3, strike "$9,456,858" and insert "$9,631,858".
Page 97, after line 14, insert:
"P. Out of this appropriation, $175,000 the first year from the general fund is provided for a pilot program in one public local school division for a College Readiness Center as selected by the Superintendent of Public Instruction from submitted proposals.  The Center would provide an extended school calendar in grades six through eight for selected students.  The goals of the program shall be to increase the number of students who attain a college degree without the need for remedial services at the college level.  The local school division shall provide an evaluation of initial outcomes related to the Center by June 30, 2013."

(This amendment is self-explanatory.)