Rapid City, S.D. – According to the statement, the State is receiving more than $381 million in ESSER funds.
The officials say that the approval of their plan will result in the release of the final $127 million.
The Rapid City school district will receive a total of $40.1 million.
States are using federal pandemic resources to support safe in-person instruction and meet the social, emotional, mental health, and academic needs of students, with a focus on the students most impacted by the pandemic.