S. 1655 (111th): Full-Service Community Schools Act of 2009

Introduced:
Sep 09, 2009 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Ben Nelson
Senator from Nebraska
Party
Democrat
Text
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Last Updated
Sep 09, 2009
Length
17 pages
Related Bills
S. 1391 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 15, 2007

S. 585 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 15, 2011

 
Status

This bill was introduced on September 9, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Sep 09, 2009
Referred to Committee Sep 09, 2009
 
Full Title

A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to award grants for the support of full-service community schools, and for other purposes.

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Cosponsors
6 cosponsors (6D) (show)
Committees

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

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Library of Congress Summary

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9/9/2009--Introduced.
Full-Service Community Schools Act of 2009 - Amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to authorize the Secretary of Education to award grants to: (1) consortia composed of a local educational agency and one or more community-based, nonprofit, or other public or private entities to assist public elementary or secondary schools to function as full-service community schools; and (2) state collaboratives to support the development of full-service community school programs.
Requires such schools to: (1) participate in community-based efforts to coordinate educational, developmental, family, health, and other comprehensive services through community-based organizations and public and private partnerships; and (2) provide access to such services to students, families, and the community.
Gives local grant priority to consortia that:
(1) will serve at least two full-service community schools eligible for schoolwide programs under the Act, and more than one full-service community school as part of a community or districtwide strategy;
(2) demonstrate a record of effectiveness in coordinating multiple qualified services; and
(3) will be connected to a school and community partnership group that brings together key stakeholders across varied sectors to improve results for students and their families.
Establishes a Full-Service Community Schools Advisory Committee.

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