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EVSC among school districts to benefit from state safety grant

Gov. Pence awards school safety grants Gov. Pence awards school safety grants
INDIANAPOLIS (WFIE) -

Governor Mike Pence announced Thursday that 260 schools and school corporations from around the state will get school safety awards of more than $10 million.

EVSC was awarded $50,000 to hire a school resource officer.  Click here to see the other local schools which received grants.

The Secured School Safety Grant program provides matching funds to conduct threat assessments, buy security equipment, and/or hire a school resource officer.

This is the third time Secured School Safety grants have been awarded.

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