Alva Public Schools awarded $20,000 to combat COVID-19 impact
July 3, 2020
OKLAHOMA CITY – On July 1 Gov. Kevin Stitt and State Supt. of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister awarded Incentive Grants totaling $16 million to 150 Oklahoma school districts to help mitigate the impacts of COVID-19 on student learning and ensure students are able to access learning opportunities in the new school year.
Alva Public Schools was awarded $20,000. Cherokee Public Schools are to receive $38,609, and Timberlake Schools were granted $49,714.
The competitive grants consisted of $8 million from the Oklahoma State Department of Education (OSDE) set-aside in the Elementary and Secon...