Happy children in a classroom

Federal Programs and Grants

  • The Federal Programs and Grants department supports the successful implementation of the federal grants awarded to the School District of Manatee County.

    Programs include:

    Title I, Part A - Improving Basic Programs Operated by State and Local Educational Agencies

    Title I, Part C - Education of Migratory Children

    Title III - Language Instruction for English Learners and Immigrant Students

    Title IX - Homeless Children and Youth

    Our goal is to ensure that all children have an equal opportunity to obtain a high-quality education. We provide programs and resources that support educational opportunities for students experiencing challenges associated with poverty, homelessness, second language acquisition, migration and immigration.

  • Elena Garcia

    Elena Garcia

    Director, Federal Programs and Grants

    School District of Manatee County