AMERICAN RESCUE PLAN & FOUNDATION AID FUNDING

PLAN REQUIREMENT

All public school districts and Local Educational Agencies (LEA) participating in the American Recovery Rescue Plan (ARP) are required to establish a plan for the usage of the ARP funds that complies with the program’s guidelines. These guidelines further state that the ARP plan created by the Tonawanda City School District should allow for the continuation of the programs or program-related items beyond the availability of these federal funds.

FEBRUARY 2024 -UPDATE

The District filed an amendment for summer school and after school, those documents can be found here: February 2024 ARP Esser Amendment, Summer School and February 2024 ARP Esser Amendment, After School.

JUNE 2022 -UPDATE

The District's plan that was approved can be found here: June 2022 ARP-ESSER-Application-Part-2-ARP-Act & ARP-ESSER Application: State Reserves - ARP State Reserves - ARP State Reserves

The updated TCSD overview document can be located here: ARP/ESSER Funding Plan 2021-2024

JUNE 2022- PUBLIC COMMENT

The District is seeking public comments related to the use of the American Rescue Plan funding allocated to our school district. These planned expenditures align with the requirements and mandates for this funding and the needs of our students, instructional programs, and technological equipment.

SURVEY FOR PUBLIC COMMENT

Comments were collected until Tuesday, June 30, 2022, at noon.

JUNE 2021- PUBLIC COMMENT FOR INITIAL DRAFT PLAN

Prior to the District’s ARP plan becoming final, it will be posted publicly to allow for public comments. The District encourages all of its stakeholders to comment on the plan via the form established for this purpose. Our stakeholders include students, staff members, parents, guardians, and community members. Public comments on this plan will be considered as the District finalizes the plan.

The District sought public comments related to the anticipated use of the American Rescue Plan funding allocated to our school district. These planned expenditures align with the requirements and mandates for this funding and the needs of our students, instructional programs, and technological equipment.

Comments were collected until Tuesday, June 15, 2021, at noon.

DECEMBER 2021 - PLAN UPDATE

The District's plan is pending approval from SED, the District has not made any changes or revisions to the original ARP plan.

View the draft plan for Tonawanda City Schools...

ARP - ESSER FS10

ARP-ESSER Budget Narrative