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Grant Allocations & Awards: FY2012

Fund Code: 767
School Redesign Implementation Grants

Funds Allocated: $27,337,401 (Federal)
Funds Requested: $38,505,495
Purpose: the purpose of this competitive federal grant program is to provide funding for districts to implement School Redesign Plans at the state's persistently lowest-achieving schools. The plans are built on one of four federally-defined school intervention models: Turnaround, Restart, Transformation, or Closure. The award amounts presented here are for the first year of the three-year grant award duration.
Number of Proposals Received: 12 districts (for 27 schools total)
Number of Proposals Recommended: 8 districts (for 18 schools total)
Number of Proposals Not Recommended: 4 districts
Result of Funding: these grant funds will support the implementation of the federal Turnaround, Transformation and Restart models in 18 schools. In all, the 18 schools receiving grant funding (2 schools from fund code 511 and 16 schools from fund code 767) serve more than 9,000 students, of which 89 percent are low income, 30 percent are limited English proficient, and 20 percent are students with disabilities.

Grant awards range from $488,788 to $4,775,454.
RecipientAmount
Boston Public Schools (2 schools: UP Academy, Jeremiah E Burke High)$1,225,173
Fall River Public Schools (John J Doran)488,788
Holyoke Public Schools (2 schools: Morgan Elementary School, Dean Vocational Technical High School)1,070,533
Lynn Public Schools (E. J. Harrington)709,800
Springfield Public Schools (8 schools: Chestnut Street Middle, John F Kennedy Middle, White Street, Brightwood, Elias Brookings, Homer Street, Gerena, Alfred G Zanetti)4,775,454
Worcester Public Schools (2 schools: Chandler Elementary Community School, Union Hill School)1,031,151
Total Federal Funds$9,300,899


Last Updated: September 9, 2011
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