Montana schools get grants for oil/natural gas impact

Friday, February 21, 2014

The Office of Public Instruction has announced nine grants totaling nearly $450,000 to school districts impacted by oil and natural gas production.

Dawson High School and Glendive Elementary School each received $75,000 to purchase or build housing for teachers.

Culbertson High School received $60,000 to hire two teachers, Froid Elementary received $30,500 to hire a teacher while Plentywood schools received $56,000 to hire a Title I teacher and an aide.

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