Anna Schools Receiving Grant to Improve Classroom Security

Anna Schools Receiving Grant to Improve Classroom Security

ANNA – Rep. Mike Bost announced Monday that Anna Community Consolidated School District #37 is receiving a federal grant to strengthen security in the classroom.

The school district will receive $401,588 to continue Positive Behavioral Intervention and Supports training for staff as well as install a number of security enhancements including safety window film and fence wrap, road barriers, upgraded doors locks and cameras, and a night lock system.

Rep. Bost said over 153 jurisdictions nationwide applied and received grants through a Department of Justice School Violence Prevention Program initiative that Bost introduced and had signed into law in 2018.