LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. —
The agreement includes a $750,000 per year grant matched in kind by the Laurel County School District. The grant will be awarded through 2018 and will specifically follow the classes of 2017 and 2018.
The money goes towards four academic coaches who perform tutoring and home visits for students that need additional help.
Also discussed in Monday’s meeting:
• Approved to act as fiscal agent for the Laurel County Agency for Substance Abuse Policy for the 2013-2014 school year.
• Approved a memorandum of agreement with Kentucky Community and Technical College System for the 2013-2014 school year.
• Recommended approval of memorandum of understanding with Kentuckiana CPR Training Center for the 2013-2014 school year.
The next meeting of the Laurel County Board of Education will be held at 5 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 23 at the Central Office. Meetings are open to the public.