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March 2017
Reporting of Students Experiencing Homelessness and Economic Indicator

Reporting of Students Experiencing Homelessness and Economic Indicator

The homeless liaison is important to the MARSS Coordinator because they provide the necessary documentation for students experiencing homelessness. These students are categorically eligible to report as free meal --Economic Indicator 2 -- and are eligible for Title I services. They should be flagged as Homeless in the MARSS file. Without the written, signed and dated documentation, a student cannot be flagged as homeless in MARSS.
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Special Education Service Hours (SESH)

Special Education Service Hours (SESH)

For end of year MARSS reporting Special Education Service Hours are required for specific students starting with the MARSS April submission. Knowing the SESH are not correct at that time we have told districts to report one hour for SESH to pass the edit. We have a warning that will let you know that the student has been reported with less than two hours.
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February 2017

MARSS Fall Recap

“Due to the wide use of the MARSS data, it is imperative that districts and charter schools report complete and accurate MARSS data in a timely manner. Without such data, much of the districts’ state and federal money cannot be allocated.” Excerpted from MARSS Manual (7/25/12)
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January 2017

MARSS Notes

The November MARSS Memo – Issue 16.09 has been posted.  This memo includes the following articles:  MARSS Reporting Timelines, FY 2016 End-of-Year MARSS WES Manual Appeal Files, Notices of Residents Enrolled Elsewhere, October 1 Assignment for Compensatory Revenue, Verifying Compensatory Revenue, Student Data, Child Count Report, MARSS Reporting of Students Experiencing Homelessness and Economic Indicator, Impact to Transportation Funding for Children Awaiting Foster Care Based on Changes in th...
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December 2016

MARSS Memo Dated November 15, 2016

A new MARSS memo dated November 15, 2016 has been posted to Districts, Schools and Educators> School Finance > MARSS-Student Accounting > MARSS Memos.Topics include: Reporting Timelines FY 2016 End of Year MARSS WES Manual Appeals Files Notices of Residents Enrolled Elsewhere October 1 Assignment for Compensatory Revenue Verifying Compensatory Revenue Student Data Child Count Report MARSS Reporting of Students Experiencing Homelessness and Economic Indicator Impact to Transportation Fun...
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MARSS Deadlines

MARSS Deadlines: Fall FY 2017Fall FY 2017 (16/17 School Year) files are due at MDE by Monday December 19, 2016. This data is due at RMIC on the suggested date of Monday, December 12, 2016. Contact your RMIC for the exact date. This data will be used for Child Count and Comp Rev. The MFR FY 2018 Compensatory Revenue Entitlement Report will be based on this data.The FINAL Fall SUBMISSION will be due at the end of December, note there will be NO appeal p...
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November 2016

CRDC Reporting - Did You Know?

CRDC reportingDid you know? The Office for Civil Rights anticipates the submission tool to open in late January/early February. PSC will send a notification when the exact opening date has been confirmed. Each LEA is required to submit one LEA Form, and a School Form for each facility that provides instruction to students. To assist you in preparing for the 2015-16 CRDC, please access the CRDC Resource Center (https://crdc.grads360.org), which contains specific policy related data tips and submi...
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