MCS Receives $825K In Grants

Four grants totaling $825,000 will allow Muncie Community Schools (MCS) to improve young students’ literacy, help train teachers and increase security at MCS facilities.$500,000 from the US Department of Justice’s School Violence Prevention Program, $100,000 from the Indiana Department of Homeland Security, $225,000 from the Indiana Department of Education, $150,000 for a 21st Century Learning Center program and $75,000 for teachers’ professional development