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Action Action Date Reconsidered By
12/07/2021 Adopted

Recommendation Information

That Superintendent's Recommendation #21-342, 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.

FY22 American Recovery Plan Homeless children and Youth II, for the period of November 23, 2021 to August 31, 2022 in the amount of $42,861. Grant SC22711.

Description: The second FY 2022 Homeless grant funded by the Federal American Rescue Plan (ARP), this grant will fund 0.33 of the salary of a social worker to provide services for homeless children, youth and their families. ARP I and Title I will each fund another third of the salary of this social worker, and the benefits will be split between Title I and this ARP II grant. In addition, the grant will fund emergency supplies and MBTA passes for these families as well as partial scholarships for unhoused students to attend community non-profit summer and after school programs.