Agenda Item #17
School Improvement Grant-Intent to Apply
Elementary Leading & Learning is requesting approval for the Intent to apply for this School Improvement Grant (1003(g) – Cohort 4 (SIG-4). The deadline for the "Intent to Apply" is August 11, 2016.
The SIG 1003(g) are competitive grant funds available from the United States Department of Education (USED) through the state of Florida. Awards will range between $50,000 and $2,000,000 per school per year of implementation. Funds are awarded to school districts that demonstrate the greatest need for the funds and the strongest commitment to use the funds to provide adequate resources in order to substantially raise the achievement of students in their lowest-performing schools.
Staff is recommending writing the grant for use at Endeavour for the following reasons:
Approve the request to submit the "Intent to Apply" for the School Improvement Grant (1003(g) – Cohort 4 (SIG-4) by the August 11, 2016 deadline.
Consent w/o Information - 8/9/2016
Authority for Action
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds
Dr. Teresa Wright, Dir. of Elem. Leading & Learning, ext. 350
Jane Cline, Asst. Supt. of Elem. Leading & Learning, ext. 411
Attachment: SIG 4 Cohort Application.pdf