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Rush County Schools
330 W 8th St - Rushville, IN 46173 • Phone: 765-932-4186 Fax: 765-938-1608
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ESSER II Information

The United States Congress passed the Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund (ESSER
II) in December 2020. Indiana was awarded $888 million of these fund. These funds were then
appropriated to school corporations based on a per-pupil formula. The ESSER II grant has been
approved for Rush County Schools with an approved amount of $1,312,332.26. These funds are to be
encumbered by September 30, 2024.

The Rush County Schools ESSER II plan includes the following items:
  •   At-Risk Counselors
  •   School Nurses
  •   Additional Bus 2020-2021
  •   Air Conditioning for Central Office/Opportunity School
  •   Online Software for 2020-2021
  •   Window for BRMS and Laughlin Center
  •   Additional Substitutes for 2020-2021