ROE/ISC Operations
CSFA Number: 586-13-1084
Agency Name
State Board Of Education (586)
Agency Contact
Brian Houser
Short Description
To perform statutory responsibilities and contractual responsibilities of the Regional Offices of Education (ROEs) and the Intermediate Service Centers (ISCs), including reimbursement for ISC director salary expenditures, with quality and effectiveness.
Subject Area
Program Function
Enabling Legislation
105 ILCS 5/2-3.62, 3-14.23, 18-6 & 6-106.1
23 Illinois Administrative Code, Chapter I. S. 525, Subchapter o
Objectives and Goals
Provide administrative costs for the ROEs and ISCs and support for continuous improvement and capacity building for the delivery of specific services – staff development, administrator’s academy, and computer technology education.
Types of Assistance
Uses and Restrictions
Funds are used to provide services, including reimbursement for ISC director salary expenditures, and programs outlined in the Illinois School Code.
Eligibility Requirements
ROEs and/or ISCs providing identified state functions and educational services are eligible.
Eligible Applicants
Government Organizations;
Application and Award Processing
Application must be submitted annually and provide a detailed plan of services and programs provided. Upon determining application is in compliance with the School Code, the approved application shall be incorporated into a grant agreement between the State Superintendent or designee and the Regional Superintendent or designee, as applicable.

Grant renewals based upon available appropriations.
Assistance Consideration
Formula prescribed for allocations. Each ROE and ISC receives a base grant amount. Remaining funding is calculated using the enrollment for each ROE and ISC service region multiplied by a per pupil amount (determined by the appropriation level).
Post Assistance Requirements
Annual progress reporting required. Expenditure and other financial reporting required by ISBE.
Regulations, Guidelines, Literature
105 ILCS 5/2-3.62, 3-14.23, 18-6 & 6-106.1
23 Illinois Administrative Code, Chapter I. S. 525, Subchapter o
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2017 : $6,970,000
FY 2018 : $6,970,000
FY 2019 : $6,960,000
Federal Funding
Notice of Funding Opportunities
Agency IDGrantee NameStart DateEnd DateAmount
15016299025-3730(00)City of Chicago SD 29907/01/201908/31/2020736,435
19000000000-3730(00)DuPage ROE07/02/201906/30/2020356,958
05000000000-3730(00)Region 05 North Cook ISC 107/01/201906/30/2020348,793
07000000000-3730(00)Region 07 South Cook ISC 407/01/201906/30/2020330,438
34000000000-3730(00)Lake ROE07/01/201906/30/2020321,230