Funds became available in late September '17 to districts and were to be budgeted in October '17 for the 2017-18 academic year. For more information, please visit the US Department of Education page: https://www2.ed.gov/policy/elsec/leg/essa/essassaegrantguid10212016.pdf
(The Federal Government discontinued funding for this Program in the 2010-11 School Year; however, Hamblen County is dedicated to providing safe and drug-free schools for our students.)
- School Resource Officers (SROs) serving the elementary, middle and high schools
- School counselors in all thirteen elementary and primary school sites, and
- Professional development to support violence prevention and conflict resolution efforts by school counselors and teachers.
Hamblen County Department of Education's intent to apply for Title IV funds: Please see the "Federal Programs Documents Downloads" icon to the left. Select "HCDOE's Intent to Apply for Title IV Funds."