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Anna School District to Receive School Safety Grant

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

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

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