The Beebe School District is “nearing the end” of using its federal COVID-19 relief funds, according to Deputy Superintendent Dr. Rick Duff.
Duff told the Beebe School Board that the district’s $514,156.90 in ESSER I (elementary and secondary school emergency aid) funds had already been used and the ESSER II allocation was $2,116,356. $21. The district received $4,758,267.78 in funding from the American Rescue Plan Act, he said, adding that it was necessary that 20% of ARP funds be dedicated to combating ” learning loss. This amount is $951,653.56.