Request for Public Comment on Federal Grant Applications
In accordance with federal regulations, an entity planning to submit a federal grant application must afford a reasonable opportunity for public comment on the application before it is submitted to the Texas Education Agency for approval. The following
are the federal grants Frisco ISD will be submitting for approval for the 2022-23 school year. Frisco ISD welcomes comments or questions concerning any of the grants listed below. Contact information is listed below.
Please submit any comments or questions before June 13, 2022.
Title I, Part A provides supplemental resources to help schools with high concentrations of students from low-income families acquire the knowledge and skills in the state content standards and to meet the state student performance
standards. (Amount: $965,506.00)
Title II, Part A is to increase student achievement through improving teacher and principal quality and increasing the number of highly qualified teachers in classrooms and highly qualified principals in schools. (Amount: $649,433.00)
Title III, Part A ELA is to develop programs for limited English proficient students to attain English proficiency, develop high levels of academic attainment, and meet the state content standards and student achievement standards.
Title IV, Part A – SSAEP is to improve students’ academic achievement by providing all students with access to a well-rounded education; improve school conditions for student learning; and improve the use of technology.
IDEA-B Formula provides supplemental resources to help LEAs ensure that eligible students (ages 3-21) with disabilities are provided with a free appropriate public education as required by federal statute. (Amount: $8,098,503.00)
IDEA-B Preschool provides supplemental resources to help LEAs ensure that eligible students (ages 3-5) with disabilities are provided with a free appropriate public education as required by federal statute. (Amount: $45,660.00)
Perkins V: Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century is to develop more fully the academic knowledge, technical and employability skills of secondary education students who enroll in CTE programs and programs
of study. (Amount: $229,606)
FCC-Emergency Connectivity Fund will provide funding to schools and libraries for the reasonable costs of laptop and tablet computers; Wi-Fi hotspots; routers; modems; and broadband Internet connections for use by students, school
staff, and library patrons at locations that include locations other than a school or library. Funding is limited to students, school staff, and library patrons who would otherwise lack access to connected devices and broadband Internet services
sufficient to engage in remote learning during the COVID-19 pandemic. (Amount: 88,354.30)