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February 11, 2020 Regular School Board Meeting
Title
Bureau of Justice Assistance "Student, Teacher, and Officers Preventing" (STOP) School Violence Grant Program
Meeting Date(s)
Consent w/o Information - 02/11/2020
Consent Type
Without Information
Discussion

The district is proposing development and submission of a STOP School Violence Grant program funded by the U.S. Department of Justice Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA).  The proposal will focus on improving school security by providing access to critical training needed to respond and help prevent acts of violence.

The competitive grant proposal was released by the BJA on 12/31/19 with a due date of 3/3/20.  There are no matching requirements for the program.  If awarded, the grant will have a 36-month performance and funding cycle.  Upon submission, a full copy of the proposal will be available for review in the Division of District Operations.

Recommendation

Approve the development and submission of the BJA STOP School Violence Grant program proposal.

Authority for Action
Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2019, Public Law No. 116-6, 133 Stat. 13, 119 for the purposes of the STOP School Violence Act of 2018
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No
Source of Funding

Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds
Financial Impact
FY Amount Budgeted Fund Cost Center Project Function Object Program
20-23 $500,000 TBD 100 9240 TBD TBD TBD TBD
Legal Counsel Review
No
Contact
Robin Novelli, Chief Operating Officer - 321.633.1000, ext. 11229 Chris Moore, Assistant Superintendent/Student Services - 321.633.1000, ext. 11270
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