Newsletter November – December 2015: Quality Preschool Initiative Awarded $4.3 Million CSPP Quality Block Grant
Quality Preschool Initiative Awarded $4.3 Million CSPP Quality Block Grant
First 5 San Diego and the Quality Preschool Initiative (QPI) contractor, the San Diego County Office of Education (SDCOE), were jointly awarded a FY 2015-16 California State Preschool Program (CSPP) Quality Block Grant in the amount of $4,321,096 by the California Department of Education (CDE). The grant is intended to support local early learning and increase the number of low-income children in high-quality State Preschool programs, preparing them for success in school and life. The CSPP Quality Block Grant will support the improvement of CSPP-funded preschool sites throughout San Diego County. Click here to learn more about QPI.