PLE documents (verification of data and compliance options) must be emailed to GFPLE@cde.state.co.us by June 30, 2015.
In an effort to assist all school food authorities (SFAs) with the annual compliance of the USDA Paid Lunch Equity (PLE) Requirement, the CDE Office of Grants Fiscal has extracted data from the Colyar online claim system and supplied the SY 2014-2015 Unrounded Price Requirement, the SY 2015-2016 Weighted Average Price Requirement (to the nearest cent), the Optional price requirement ROUNDED DOWN to nearest 5 cent, and the October 2014 Student Paid Lunch Meal Counts.The PLE memo for 2015-2016 was emailed to all school food authorities (SFAs) on Friday, May 8, 2015. This memo will include your SFA's PLE calculation, for verification of data and compliance options.
- USDA Memo
- SP 03-2015 Paid Lunch Equity: School year 2015-2016 Calculations and Tools
- SP 19-2015 Paid Lunch Equity: Guidance for School Year 2015-2016 and 2016-2017
- Availability of an exemption to the PLE
- USDA PLE Tool - Be sure to save file with SFA Name and ID Number