SDE: School Improvement Grants

School Improvement Grants

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) provides an additional $3 billion for School Improvement Grants in FY 2009.

The purpose of this grant is to improve student achievement in Title I schools identified for improvement, corrective action, or restructuring so as to enable those schools to make adequate yearly progress (AYP) and exit improvement status.

School Improvement Grants

LEA Application Information

Application: LEA Application [DOC]

Application Deadline: May 14, 2010

Memorandum from Commissioner Regarding the Waiver Request Process under the School Improvement Grant (dated 6/15/10) [PDF]

School Improvement Grant Awards by School [XLS]

NEW: School Improvement Grant Awardees' Applications (2009-2010)

  • Bridgeport School Improvement Grant Application [DOC] [PDF]
  • Hartford School Improvement Grant Application [PDF]
  • New Haven School Improvement Grant Application [PDF]
  • New Britain School Improvement Grant Application [DOC] [PDF]
  • Stamford Academy School Improvement Grant Application [DOC] [PDF]
  • Windham School Improvement Grant Application [PDF]

State's Application Information

Connecticut's Definition of Persistently Lowest-Achieving Schools (Approved by U. S. Department of Education) [DOC]

List of Connecticut's Persistently Lowest-Achieving Schools: Tier I, II, and III Schools (Approved by U. S. Department of Education) [XLS]

Connecticut's Approved Application for the ARRA School Improvement Grant [DOC]

Deadline for Application Submittal: February 8, 2010

Eligible Applicants: State Education Agencies (SEA)

Federal Guidance Information

Press Release Announcing the Connecticut's School Improvements Grant Application was Approved

The ARRA School Improvement Grant guidance and application: Application

Title I Waiver Information: Information

Contact Person:
Michelle L. Rosado 
Bureau of Accountability and Improvement
Phone: (860) 713-6748

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