Governor announces grants for 12 school districts
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) - Gov. Dennis Daugaard says 12 South Dakota school districts will receive grants totaling more than $8.5 million to develop and strengthen career and technical education programs.
Daugaard says the grants from the state Future Fund will improve career and technical education programs that prepare students for jobs or further education.
School districts and the amount they receive are:
Aberdeen School District - $2 million
Burke School District - $604,010
Madison Central School District - $376,808
Meade School District - $89,967
Mitchell School District - $1.2 million
Northeast Technical High School - $150,000
Northwest Area Schools Multi District - $830,800
Rapid City Area School District- $2 million
Sioux Falls School District- $768,454
Todd County School District- $103,560
Vermillion School District- $99,380