July 2018

Proposition 98 Overview

2016-17 Changes in Proposition 98 Spending

(In Millions)

2016-17 Spending in 2017-18 Budget Act $71,390
Technical Adjustments $27
K-12 Educationa  
Discretionary grantsb $101
Matching support for classified employees during summer 50
Computer-based ELPAC 21
After-school instruction in computer coding 15
School climate initiative 15
Grants to support community engagement 13
Alternative ELPAC for students with disabilities 6
Suicide-prevention training 2
California-Grown School Meals Program 1
Otherc 1
Subtotal ($225)
Total Changes $252
2016-17 Revised Spending $71,642
aAll one-time initiatives.  
bProvided based on student attendance. Total funding for this purpose changed from $1.8 billion (Governor's Budget) to $2 billion (May Revision).
cConsists of $250,000 for homeless student services in San Diego Unified School District, $200,000 for improving the Local Control and Accountability Plan template, and $200,000 for developing a parent-friendly district budget summary.
ELPAC = English Language Proficiency Assessments for California.