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Action Action Date Reconsidered By
09/17/2019 Adopted

Recommendation Information


That Superintendent's Recommendation #19-234, Grant Award, be adopted as follows: that the School Committee accept and approve the grant award in the amount and for the period indicated:

FY20 McKinney Vento Homeless Students, for the period September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2020, in the amount of $15,000.00.Project/Grant SC20707.

Description: This grant provides referral services for homeless children and their families, through the services of two Homeless Outreach Workers who connect families with resources and services throughout the school year and summer.It also provides scholarships for summer camps, training by Transition House on domestic violence issues for school and community staff, and conference attendance by the district's Homeless Liaison.Title I includes an additional $10,000 for supplies and basic necessities for homeless students, and the Emergency Impact Aid Grant will also contribute resources ($950).