News Posts: School Climate Transformation LEA


GPRA Under the Government Performance and Results Act (GPRA), the following program performance measures have been established to assess the effectiveness of the School Climate Transformation Grant—Local Educational Agency program: The number of training and/or technical assistance events to support implementation with fidelity provided annually by LEAs to schools implementing a multi-tiered system of support. […]


School Climate Transformation Grant Resource List The National Center on Safe Supportive Learning Environments (NCSSLE) NCSSLE provides training and support to state administrators, school and district administrators, institutions of higher education, teachers, support staff at schools, communities and families, and students. It also seeks to improve schools’ conditions for learning through measurement and program implementation, […]

Legislation, Regulations, and Guidance

Legislation Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, as amended, Title IV, Part A, Subpart 2, Section 4121 – FEDERAL ACTIVITIES

Funding Status

Estimated Available Funds: $40,000,000. Estimated Range of Awards: $100,000 to $750,000 per year for up to 5 years. Estimated Average Size of Awards: $500,000. Maximum Award: $750,000. Estimated Number of Awards: 80. Project Period: Up to 60 months.


Who May Apply (by category): Eligible Applicants include Local educational agencies (LEAs), or consortia of LEAs, as defined by section 9101(41) of the ESEA. Eligibility under this discretionary grant competition is limited to LEAs that have never received a grant under SCTG-LEA.


Abstracts for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 Awards (PDF) FY 2019 Grant Awards PR/Award No. Applicant Name Year-One Funding   Alaska   S184G190039 Dillingham City School District $654,528.00 S184G190154 Hydaburg City School District $746,834.00 Alabama S184G190022 Birmingham City Schools $749,953.00 S184G190134 Choctaw County Board of Education $599,718.00 Arizona S184G190121 Painted Desert Demonstration Projects, Inc. $253,825.00 […]

Applicant Information

Timeline Application closes on July 22, 2019 Application FY 2019 Application MS WORD (426K) | PDF (1.2MB) Applications for grants under this program must be submitted electronically using the Governmentwide Apply site at <Submission of Paper Applications by Mail If you qualify for an exception to the electronic submission requirement, you may mail […]

2014 Awards

  City Applicant Name Year-One Funding ALABAMA Ashville St. Clair County Schools $199,934 ARIZONA San Carlos San Carlos Unified School District $559,512 Marana Marana Unified School District $749,943 CALIFORNIA Pasadena Pasadena Unified School District $445,135 Santa Rosa Santa Rosa City Schools $713,933 Oakland Oakland Unified School District $322,526 Pico Rivera El Rancho Unified School District […]

School Climate Transformation Grant – Local Educational Agency (LEA) Grants Program

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The School Climate Transformation Grant—Local Educational Agency (LEA) program provides competitive grants to local educational agencies (LEAs) to develop, enhance, or expand systems of support for, and technical assistance to, schools implementing a multi-tiered system of support, for improving school climate. TYPES OF PROJECTS Projects should: build capacity for implementing a sustained, school-wide […]

5/23-5/24 Safe & Supportive Schools Webinar Event: “Implementing New Programs—The Impact of Current Practice”

The Safe and Supportive Schools Technical Assistance Center (SSSTA), supported by the Office of Safe and Healthy Students in the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, announces its next Implementation Webinar Series event, “Implementing New Programs—The Impact of Current Practice.” It will be offered twice to accommodate schedules: Session 1: Wednesday, May 23, 2012, 4:00 […]