H.R.3545 - Full-Service Community Schools Act of 2009

To authorize the Secretary of Education to award grants for the support of full-service community schools, and for other purposes. view all titles (2)

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  • Short: Full-Service Community Schools Act of 2009 as introduced.
  • Official: To authorize the Secretary of Education to award grants for the support of full-service community schools, and for other purposes. as introduced.

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Official Summary

Full-Service Community Schools Act of 2009 - Amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to authorize the Secretary of Education to award grants to: (1) consortia composed of a local educational agency and one or more community-based, nonprofit, or other public or private enti

Official Summary

Full-Service Community Schools Act of 2009 - Amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to authorize the Secretary of Education to award grants to:
(1) consortia composed of a local educational agency and one or more community-based, nonprofit, or other public or private entities to assist public elementary or secondary schools to function as full-service community schools; and
(2) state collaboratives to support the development of full-service community school programs. Requires such schools to:
(1) participate in community-based efforts to coordinate educational, developmental, family, health, and other comprehensive services through community-based organizations and public and private partnerships; and
(2) provide access to such services to students, families, and the community. Gives local grant priority to consortia that:
(1) will serve at least two full-service community schools eligible for schoolwide programs under the Act, and more than one full-service community school as part of a community or districtwide strategy;
(2) demonstrate a record of effectiveness in coordinating multiple qualified services; and
(3) will be connected to a school and community partnership group that brings together key stakeholders across varied sectors to improve results for students and their families. Establishes a Full-Service Community Schools Advisory Committee.

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