Special Education Listserv
Subject: REMINDER: Public Placement Fund (PPF) Due January 31
Source: Special Education Finance, Division of Financial and Administrative Services
Intended Audience: Special Education Directors, District Administrators
Date: January 5, 2011
The Public Placement Fund application is due January 31, 2011, for services provided during the 2009-10 school year. The application and other supporting documentation are posted on the Special Education Finance webpage at http://www.dese.mo.gov/divspeced/Finance/PPFindex.html. Applications must be postmarked by January 31, 2011, to be eligible for reimbursement.
The Public Placement Fund provides reimbursement for districts educating non-domicile students, both IEP and non-IEP, placed within the district by the Children's Division (CD)/Department of Social Services, the Department of Mental Health (DMH), Division of Youth Services (DYS)/Department of Social Services, or a court of competent jurisdiction. Funding is available when the educational costs of these students exceed the revenues received by the serving district. This is an OPTIONAL application. For questions, please contact the Special Education Finance Section at (573) 751-0622 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.