MSAD 31 ESSER III/ARP Federal Relief Funds

MSAD 31 ESSER III/ARP Federal Relief Funds

US Department of Education: ARP Purpose of Funds

  • To implement prevention and mitigation strategies (aligned with CDC guidance to the greatest extent practicable).

  • To address the academic impacts of lost instructional time through evidence-based interventions that respond to the academic, social, emotional, and mental health needs of all students and particularly underserved student groups.

US Department of Education: ARP Requirements

  • Meaningful consultation with stakeholders and opportunities for public comment for both the ARP Use of funds plan and SAU Plan for Safe Return to In-Person Instruction.

  • Minimum of 20% Reservation project- must be targeted and evidence-based interventions to address loss of instructional time.

  • Relevance: Project descriptions must make direct connections to the COVID 19 pandemic.

  • Timeliness: An urgent return to safe in-person instruction and funding must address needs caused by the pandemic as quickly, safely, and efficiently as possible.

MSAD 31 Cumulative Federal Amount: $1,599,570.61

Student Supports - $634,570

Art Teacher Position HMS/PVHS

Extended School Day: Tutoring Program Grades HMS/PVHS

Interventionist Teacher ESS

Summer Programming and Enrichment

Individual Supplies, Curriculum and Instructional Materials

Staff Supports - $79,000

Professional Development (Trauma, Restorative Practices and Social Emotional Learning, etc)

Additional hours for substitutes, transportation dept., and custodians

Technology - $121,000

Chromebooks & Cases


Classroom based technology needs

Food Service Laptops

Facilities, Instructional Spaces and Transportation - $765,000

Maintenance Position

Head Custodian Position

Generator HMS

Renovation to increase Instructional Spaces

Ventilation ESS Window Project

Air Quality ESS Boiler replacement

2 Bus Purchase

PPE Supplies and Equipment (touchless equipment)

Please consider filling out this brief survey: MSAD 31 ARP Use of Funds Survey