JCPS in running for $20 million grant
Thursday, November 29, 2012
The Jefferson City Public School district is one of 61 finalists competing for a multi-million dollar Race to the Top grant, the U.S. Department of Education announced Monday.
If Jefferson City ultimately wins, it could mean almost $20 million distributed over four years. The district has an annual budget of about $80 million.
A final decision is expected to be announced by Dec. 31.