Dreams and Grants

Knox County Full Service Community School Announcement

Partners for Education at Berea College Executive Director Dreama Gentry has an exciting announcement about a new program that will serve Knox County students and their families!

From the Department of Education: “The Full-Service Community Schools (FSCS) program supports nationally significant programs to improve the quality of elementary and secondary education at the State and local levels and help all children meet challenging academic content and academic achievement standards. FSCS, which is funded under The Fund for the Improvement of Education (FIE), encourages coordination of academic, social, and health services through partnerships among(1) public elementary and secondary schools; (2) the schools’ local educational agencies (LEAs); and (3) community-based organizations, nonprofit organizations, and other public or private entities.”