What does LCAP and LCFF stand for?
LCAP is the Local Control Accountability Plan and LCFF is the Local Control Funding Formula.
So, what exactly is LCAP and LCFF?
Governor Brown proposed a new funding formula for California Schools, which has been approved by the California Legislation. Through this funding, Supplemental Grants and Concentration Grants are given based on the number of Free/Reduced Lunch Students, English Language Learners, and Foster Youth, in a particular school district. The purpose of this new funding is to close the gap for ethnic subgroups, socioeconomically disadvantaged, English learners, students with disabilities, and foster youth.