ESSER III Spending Plan
Frederick County Public Schools has been awarded $10,801,434.53 in Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief lll (ESSER lll) funding. The primary purpose of these funds is to help safely reopen and sustain the safe operation of schools and address the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on our students. The student impact includes the social, emotional, and academic needs of all students along with the disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on underrepresented student groups.
The FCPS spending plan was approved by the Virginia Department of Education.
FCPS welcomes ongoing public input on the ESSER III Spending Plan and invites the public to send comments to firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration. FCPS will review all feedback when considering plan revisions. The spending plan is reviewed every six months through September 30, 2023.
The purpose of the American Rescue Plan (ARP) Act Elementary School Emergency Relief (ESSER) III Fund is to help safely reopen and sustain the safe operation of schools and address the impacts of COVID-19 on the nation's students.
This funding will be available for use through September 30, 2024, and is intended to help elementary and secondary schools combat ongoing challenges from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Visit the FCPS Return to Learn Plan to learn more about the FCPS plan, the safe return to in-person learning and the continuity of services presented to the Virginia Department of Education.