Empowerment Scholarship Accounts
The Average base amount per scholarship: $4,800.
The following chart lists the category and the Estimated per Pupil Amount.
This amount is additional to the Average Base Amount.
|Disability Category – Definition||Weight||Estimated per pupil amount|
|HI – Hearing impaired||4.771||$15,785.00|
|MD-R, A-R & SMR-R – Students with multiple disabilities, autism and severe mental retardation placed in resource programs||6.024||$19,931.00|
|MD-SC, A-SC & SMR-SC – Students with multiple disabilities, autism and severe mental retardation in a self-contained program.||5.833||$19,299.00|
|MD-SSI – Students with multiple disabilities and severe sensory impairments.||7.947||$26,293.00|
|OI-R – Students with orthopedic impairments in a resource program.||3.158||$10,488.00|
|OI-SC – Students with orthopedic impairments in a self-contained program.||6.773||$22,409.00|
|P-SD – Preschool students with hearing impairments, visual impairments, developmental delay, preschool severe delay or speech/language impairment.||3.595||$11,894.00|
|DD, ED, MIMR, SLD, SLI & OHI – Students with developmental delays, emotional disabilities, mild mental retardation, specific learning disability, speech/language impairment and other health impairment.||0.0093||$10.00|
|ED-P – Students with emotional disabilities enrolled in private special ED or intensive district programs||4.820||$15,947.00|
|MOMR – Students with moderate mental retardation||4.421||$14,627.00|
|VI – Visually impaired||4.806||$15,901.00|
|Additional weight||Weight||Estimated per pupil amount|
|K3 – Students in Kindergarten through third grade||0.060||$199.00|
|ELL – English Language learners||0.115||$380.00|
Base Amount + Estimated per Pupil amount + Additional Weights = Estimated Award Amount