The Vernon Township Board of Education will comply with the requirements of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 {20 u.s.c. 2701 et seq.) as amended by the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001.

Maintenance of Effort

To be in compliance with the requirements of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 {20 u.s.c. 2701 et seq.) as amended by the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001, §1120A{a), the Vernon Township Board of Education will maintain a combined fiscal effort per student, or aggregate expenditures, of State and local funds with respect to the provision of the free public education in the Local Education Agency {LEA) for the preceding fiscal year that is not less than ninety percent of the combined fiscal effort per student, or the aggregate expenditures, for the second preceding fiscal year.

Comparability with Multiple Schools

To be in compliance with the requirements of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 {20 u.s.c. 2701 et seq.) as amended by the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001, §1120A{c), the Vernon Township Board of Education directs the Superintendent to assign teachers, administrators, and auxiliary personnel to the schools in such a way that the equivalence of personnel is ensured among schools.

Comparability of Materials and Supplies

To be in compliance with the requirements of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (20 U.S.C. 2701 et seq.) as amended by the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001, §1120A(c), the Vernon Township Board of Education directs the Superintendent to distribute curriculum materials and instructional supplies to.the schools in such a way that the equivalence of such material is ensured among schools.

No Child Left Behind Act of 2001, §1120A

Adopted: 30 March 2004