Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund

  • Congress set aside approximately $13.2 billion of the $30.75 billion allotted to the Education Stabilization Fund through the Coronavirus Aid Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act for the Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund (ESSER Fund). Signed into law on March 20, 2021, the Department awarded these grants ­to State educational agencies (SEAs) for the purpose of providing local educational agencies (LEAs), including charter schools that are LEAs, with emergency relief funds to address the impact that COVID-19 has had, and continues to have, on elementary and secondary schools across the Nation.

  • ICCSD ESSER Allocations

    ESSER I: $1,633,984
    ESSER II: $12,288,034
    ESSER III: $27,597,179
    Total: $41,519,197.00


  • ICCSD ESSER Expenditure Breakdown

  • COVID Mitigation and Prevention Expenditures:

  • Technology:

  • At-Risk Supports:

  • Continuity of Services:

  • Instruction Under ESSA:

  • Learning Loss - required research-based interventions in ESSER III:

  • Unspent Balance Support:

  • ESSER Expenditure Categories

    • COVID Mitigation/Prevention Expenditures
    • Technology
    • At-Risk Supports
    • Continuity of Services
    • Instruction under ESSA
    • Learning Loss
    • Unspent Balance Support
  • ICCSD ESSER Allocation Assurances

  • Programmatic, Fiscal and Reporting Assurances

  • Other Assurances and Certifications

  • GEPA Assurances

  • ESSER II Requirements