Office of Accountability

Archived 2011 Field Memos

Differentiated Accountability  

News Release of Data for District and School Accountability Status for 2011-2012 School Year.

School Accountability

2011-2012 School Year Accountability Requirements - Field Memo pdf document(67 KB)

Field Memo(August 2011) pdf document(19KB)| Data Collection Formpdf document(65KB)
Districts with schools in accountability in improvement year 2 status or higher must report their Public School Choice implementation efforts to the Department.

Field memo (July 2011) Alignment of New York State’s Accountability Systems under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB) PDF pdf icon(34 KB)


Revised Field Memo - NYSED Process for LEAs wishing to expend unused portion of 20% SES set-aside for other Title I purposes -July 2011pdf document(36KB)

SES Q & A Webinar for Districts with Schools in Improvement - Year 1, who are required to offer SES for the very first time - Recorded Webinar - 9/22/11.

Informational Webinar on Implementing Supplemental Educational Services (SES) for Local Educational Agencies (LEAs) Required to Offer SES for the First Time - Recorded Webinar | Powerpoint Presentation powerpoint(116 KB)- 9/9/11

Migrant Education

Field Guidance Memo - Migrant Education Policy Statement pdf document(76KB) - June 2011


Field Memo - Resetting the Annual Measurable Objectives (AMO) pdf document(78 KB)

Homeless Education 

#5-2011 Field Memo (September 2011) pdf document(68KB) Mandatory McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act Training SY 2011-12
LEA requirements for attending McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act Training for SY 2011-12.

#03-2011 Field Memo(Aug 1, 2011) pdf document(67KB) Title I, Part A Set-aside Funds for Students in Temporary Housing (Homeless)

#02-2011 Field Memo(Jul 19, 2011) pdf document(91KB) LEA Requirements for Implementing McKinney-Vento Homeless Student Dispute Resolution Process

01-2011 Field Guidance Memo - McKinney-Vento Summer School Information- May 2011 pdf document(57KB)

SIG 1003(g) 
Field Guidance Memo - School Improvement Grant 1003(g) - April 2011 pdf document(54KB)

Field Memo - Final Application Submission Instructions for 2011-12 SIG Application - March 2011 (469KB) |PDF pdf document(35KB)

Title I ARRA 
Field Memo - Status of Title I ARRA Allocations - March 2011


Last Updated: May 12, 2015