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Grant Allocations & Awards: FY2015

Fund Code: 511 - N
FY2015 Fund Code 511 - N: School Redesign Grant Cohort V-Pre-implementation

Funds Allocated:$ 499,035 (Federal)
Funds Requested:$499,035
Purpose: School Redesign Grant (SRG) pre-implementation funds will support schools in preparing for turnaround efforts in 4 of the state's lowest performing schools during school year 2014-2015.
Number of Proposals Received:4 (from 3 districts)
Number of Proposals Recommended:4 (from 3 districts)
Number of Proposals Not Recommended:0
Result of Funding: Six Level 4 schools from four districts will use federal School Redesign Grant funds to support implementation of turnaround plans that have been approved by the Department. These grants provide resources, including financial support for extended learning time and enrichment activities for students, access to partnership organizations that provide targeted interventions for struggling learners and opportunities for focused, robust professional development for educators, that will improve the teaching and learning for approximately 5,500 students. FY15 grant awards for summer spending on stipends, professional development services and supplies (July 1, 2014-August 31, 2014) for four of the six schools are $33,875, $155,160, and $310,000. The districts will all submit final budgets for FY15 funding for the school year from September 1, 2014 through August 31, 2015. The districts will be eligible to apply for two additional years (FY16 and FY17) of funding to continue the implementation of their turnaround plans. Grant awards range from $33,875 to $310,000.


Recipients (Fund Code 511)Amounts
Boston - Channing Elementary and Winthrop Elementary$33,875
Fall River - Watson Elementary$155,160
New Bedford - New Bedford High School $310,000
Total Federal Funds$499,035


Last Updated: July 2, 2014
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