Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 7/30/2019 - 5:00 PM
Category: 11.0 CONSENT AGENDA
Type: Action
Subject: Supplemental Budgets: Early Literacy Grants for Bessemer Academy, Beulah Heights Elementary School, Bradford Elementary School, Fountain International Magnet School, Goodnight School, Minnequa Elementary School, and Highland Park Elementary School
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Enclosure:
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Summary: The Board of Education is asked to accept the Early Literacy Grants provided by the Colorado Department of Education to implement programs for increasing student literacy skills and available support to strengthen reading instruction. The schools awarded this grand are as follows:
Bessemer Academy - $51,075.00
Beulah Heights Elementary School - $44,872.00
Bradford Elementary School - $30,297.00
Fountain International Magnet School - $51,614.00
Goodnight School - $42,985.00
Highland Park Elementary School - $48,704.00
Minnequa Elementary School - $53,810.00

The amounts shown reflect the monies awarded to date (these amounts are a partial payment) for Year 1 of the 3-year grant.
Funding: Colorado Department of Education Early Literacy Grant
Recommendation: The Board of Education accepts the allocation of funding received from the Colorado Department of Education as presented in the July 30, 2019 Board materials.
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Kathleen Vail - Educational Secretary
Signed By:
Ted Johnson - Executive Director of Continous Improvement & Innovation
Signed By:
Cary Palumbo - Executive Director of Elementary Education
Signed By:
Suzanne Morey - Assistant Superintendent for Teaching & Learning
Signed By:
Charlotte Macaluso - Superintendent