Gordon County School District ::
CLIP Stakeholder Announcement

 Information and Input sought- GCS FY 2014 Comprehensive LEA Improvement Plan (CLIP)

Gordon County Schools invites its stakeholders to participate in the development and approval of the required district FY 2014 CLIP.

Thursday, July 25, 2013

Gordon County Board of Education office

Green Room

205 Warrior Path

Calhoun, GA

4:00- 5:00 p.m.

The Consolidated LEA Improvement Plan (CLIP) is a written plan updated and submitted each

year to the Georgia Department of Education (GDOE) which forms the basis for various state

and federal grant funds the district participates in. The CLIP includes, but is not limited to, the

following grant programs: Title I, Academic Achievement; Title I, Migrant; Title 11-A, Improving

Teacher Quality; Title 111-A, Limited English Proficiency (LEP); Title IV-A, Safe & Drug Free

Schools; Professional Learning; Homeless Education; IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities

Education Act); CTAE (Career, Technical & Agricultural Education).

The CLIP contains 31"Descriptors", or questions, describing how the district will budget funds

in these grant categories, within the expenditure guidelines of each grant, to address identified

academic needs. The plan also includes district academic goals required by the GDOE.

Copies of the FY 2013 CLIP are available for public review at each school office, the BOE office,

and the Gordon County Schools website,  www.gcbe.org

The revised FY 2014 CLIP must be submitted to the GDOE by July 31, 2013. For more

information or to provide input about the FY2014 CLIP please contact Dr. Tracy Wilson, email:

twilson@gcbe.org; phone (706) 629-7366; Gordon County Board of Education office, 205

Warrior Path, Calhoun, GA.