PISD - ESSER Funds

  • Prosper ISD submitted an application to the Texas Education Agency and was awarded Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ESSER lll) funds under the American Rescue Plan (ARP) Act of 2021.  The total amount allocated is $495,447.  The intent and purpose of the funding is to sustain the safe operation of schools and address student learning needs as a result of the impact of COVID-19 pandemic.  

    In addition to the ESSER lll allocation, Prosper ISD submitted an application to the Texas Education Agency and was awarded ESSER Supplemental (ESSER-SUPP) funds.  ESSER Supplemental funds are also a result of the ARP Act.  Prosper iSD received $7,094,128 for 2021-2022 and  $7,094,128 for 2022-2023.  The intent and purpose of the funding is to sustain the safe operation of schools and address student learning needs as a result of the impact of COVID-19 pandemic.  

    In accordance with requirements, the development of the plan was made with required stakeholders.  Public Notice was posted on the PISD website on May 26, 2021 and a survey was sent to all required stakeholders on June 2,2021.

    The district reviewed the survey data and feedback. This information was used to develop the plan to address the needs of the students. Prosper ISD, in consultation with stakeholders identified priority needs.  These areas are Student Learning Needs, including Social Emotional support and Health and Safety Enhancements.  The District will periodically review and revise its plan as needed, at least every six months.