The application shall include a detailed plan for developing and implementing the proposed program including:
(a) A description of the proposed educational program, including the proposed staffing, class scheduling and instructional techniques, and a schedule for the implementation of the program.
(b) A description of the quantifiable achievement objectives of the proposed program.
(c) A description of the in-service training program to be provided by the teaching staff in the program improvement school, including evidence that the in-service training program has been cooperatively developed with an institution of higher education. Program improvement schools located in school districts which have established professional development programs authorized by Article 10 (commencing with Section 44630) of Chapter 3 of Part 25 of Division 3 of this title may utilize professional development centers for providing in-service training.
(d) Applications may also include the school’s request for state and federal categorical aid funds which are deemed necessary to carry out the proposed program.