Safe Schools Act
Safe Schools Act funds are provided to decrease the likelihood of violent or disruptive behavior and to protect students and staff from harm when such behavior may occur.
The funds are available to all Tennessee public school districts and may be used for one or more of the following purposes:
- Facility security and planning
- School safety personnel
- Violence prevention
- Training and drills
- Behavioral health
In order to assist with district planning the contents of the School Safety & Security and Safe Schools grant application and the estimated fiscal year 2018 allocations have been posted below. Final allocation amounts and the application submittal portal will be posted to ePlan no later than July 9, 2018.
- 2018 Application for Funding instructions
- Fiscal year 2019 estimated district allocations and match requirements