ESSER Federal Grants

The U.S. Congress has provided financial support for districts and schools through the Elementary and Secondary
School Emergency Relief (ESSER) Fund to address the ongoing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Texas
received $1.3 billion in ESSER I funding, an additional $5.5 billion in ESSER II, and $12.4 billion in American
Rescue Plan (ARP) funds (also referred to as ESSER III).
Mission CISD has applied for, or is in the application process, for each of the three ESSER grants. All federal grants are administered in accordance with the federal grant regulations, also known as EDGAR (Education Department General Administrative Regulations) and the District's State and Federal Grants Manual.
Current Grants are listed below:
ESSER I - CARES Act - 2019-2020 through 2020-2021: Grant Entitlement $6,934,201 - GRANT AWARDED
ESSER II - Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriation (CRRSA) 2020-2022: Grant Entitlement: $30,654,958 - GRANT SUBMITTED...PENDING RECEIPT OF NOGA
ESSER III - American Rescue Plan (ARP) 2020-2023: Grant Entitlement: $68,846,682 - GRANT APPLICATION SUBMITTED FOR 2/3 of Allocation...NOGA Received September 2, 2021