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Action Action Date Reconsidered By
05/04/2021 Adopted

Recommendation Information

That Superintendent's Recommendation #21-119, Grant Award, be adopted as follows:

that the School Committee accept and approve the grant award below in the amount and for the period indicated:

FY21 SOA Evidence Based Programs, State Trust/Competitive, for the period, April 21, 2021 to June 30, 2021 in the amount of $15,000.00. Grant SC21170.

Description: This Student Opportunity Act/Evidence Based Programs (SOA/EBP) grant will support a 0.8 FTE position for an Early College Project Coordinator who will develop and coordinate the district's partnerships with Institutes of Higher Education (IHEs), assist with recruiting and registering students facing economic disadvantages in accessing college level courses, and connect them with supports to ensure their success. The grant includes the salary and benefits for the Coordinator, as well as $2,300 in stipends for Guidance Counselors to further develop career exploration curriculum.