Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 9/12/2019 - 2:00 PM
Category: 11.0 CONSENT AGENDA
Type: Action
Subject: Supplemental Budget: Early Literacy Grants for Bessemer Elementary School, Beulah Heights Elementary School, Bradford Elementary School, Goodnight Elementary School, Fountain International Magnet School, Highland Park Elementary School, Minnequa Elementary School, and Franklin School of Innovation.
Strategic Plan Alignment:
File Attachment:
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 grant are as follows:
Bessemer Academy - $258,637.46
Beulah Heights Elementary School - $227,230.72
Bradford Elementary School - $153,423.00
Goodnight Elementary School - $217,670.00
Fountain International Magnet School - $261,372.00
Highland Park Elementary School - $246,635.00
Minnequa Elementary School - $272,489.00
Franklin School of Innovation - $185,898.00

The amounts shown reflect the remaining monies awarded to date for Year 2 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 September 12, 2019 Board materials.
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Kathleen Vail - Educational Secretary
Signed By:
Cary Palumbo - Executive Director of Elementary Education
Signed By:
Suzanne Morey - Assistant Superintendent for Teaching & Learning
Signed By:
David Horner - Chief Financial Officer
Signed By:
Charlotte Macaluso - Superintendent