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DOJ announces $4.8 million in school safety grants to 81 school districts and private schools

Attorney General Brad Schimel today announced an additional 81 schools and school districts that combined will receive $4,771,686 from the first round of the Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) School Safety Grant program.  Grant funds will be used for building safety improvements as well as training for faculty and staff.

The news release issued by Schimel’s office included a statement in bold print indicating that, “More grants will be awarded to schools that applied for the first round of grant funding soon. Continue reading DOJ announces $4.8 million in school safety grants to 81 school districts and private schools

DOJ announces $1.6 million in school safety grants to 23 school districts and private schools

Attorney General Brad Schimel today announced an additional 23 schools and school districts that have been awarded grants through the Wisconsin Department of Justice School Safety Grant program, administered by DOJ’s Office of School Safety. Combined, the recipients will receive nearly $1,583,821 which will be spent on building safety improvements, as well as training for faculty and staff.

Following is a list of schools that have been awarded school safety grants on July 25, 2018: Continue reading DOJ announces $1.6 million in school safety grants to 23 school districts and private schools

DOJ announces plans for remaining school safety funds; more grant recipients

From a WisDOJ release: Attorney General Brad Schimel today announced plans for a second round of grant funding by utilizing the approximately $45 million in remaining school safety money available. The second round of funding will focus on advanced initiatives to bolster student mental health, the creation of local School Safety Intervention teams, and additional physical security upgrades. K-12 schools, both public and private, are encouraged to apply for the next round of grants, which will be awarded starting in October. Attorney General Schimel also announced today a list of 67 schools and school districts that combined will receive $4,912,591 from the first round of the Wisconsin Department of Justice (WisDOJ) School Safety Grant program. Continue reading DOJ announces plans for remaining school safety funds; more grant recipients

DPI announces mental health grant recipients

State Superintendent Tony Evers today announced the 64 school districts and consortia that have been awarded grants through the new School-Based Mental Health Services Grants program, administered by the Department of Public Instruction (DPI). Combined, the recipients will receive $3.25 million in state grant funding to provide school-based mental health services.

Following is a list of schools that have been awarded mental health grants: Continue reading DPI announces mental health grant recipients

DOJ announces $4 million in school safety grants to 89 school districts and private schools

Attorney General Brad Schimel today announced an additional 89 schools and school districts that have been awarded grants through the Wisconsin Department of Justice School Safety Grant program, administered by DOJ’s Office of School Safety. Combined, the recipients will receive $3,980,473 which will be spent on building safety improvements, as well as training for faculty and staff.

Following is a list of schools that have been awarded school safety grants: Continue reading DOJ announces $4 million in school safety grants to 89 school districts and private schools

More school safety grants announced: $2.9 million to 40 school districts and private schools

Attorney General Brad Schimel today announced a list of 40 schools and school districts that have been awarded the next round of grants through the Wisconsin Department of Justice School Safety Grant program. Combined, the 40 schools and school districts will receive $2,895,658 which will be spent on building safety improvements, as well as training for faculty and staff.

DOJ said more grants will be awarded soon.  Continue reading More school safety grants announced: $2.9 million to 40 school districts and private schools

DOJ announces $3.5 million in school safety grants to 52 school districts and private schools

Attorney General Brad Schimel today announced an additional 52 schools and school districts that have been awarded grants through the Wisconsin Department of Justice School Safety Grant program, administered by the Office of School Safety. Combined, the 52 recipients will receive $3.5 million which will be spent on building safety improvements, as well as training for faculty and staff.

Following is a list of schools that were awarded school safety grants on July 9, 2018: Continue reading DOJ announces $3.5 million in school safety grants to 52 school districts and private schools