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Action Action Date Reconsidered By
09/15/2020 Adopted

Recommendation Information


That the Superintendent's Recommendation #20-233, Grant Award, be adopted as follows: that the School Committee accept and approve the grant award in the amount and for the period indicated:

Coronavirus Relief Fund Grant, for the period March 1, 2020 to December 30, 2020, in the amount of $1,571,400.00. Project/Grant SC21203

Description: this federal grant is allocated based on $225 per student. Funds will support necessary expenditures for school reopening incurred due to the COVID-19 public health emergency from the period of 3/1/20 to 12/30/20. Expenditures will include stipends for school-based administrators to plan and coordinate over the summer ($117,674); temporary salaries and benefits for plumbers to install additional sinks in the schools ($82,080); HVAC testing and cleaning ($120,000); additional Chromebooks for K-3 students ($413,680) and Personal Protective Equipment, sanitizing equipment, room dividers, and plexi-glass barriers ($837,966)..