Northwest Local School District received news this week that it is the recipient of THREE School Safety Grants, $100,000 each, awarded by the State of Ohio.
Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced on November 28, 2022, that the state will support the installation of security upgrades at more than 700 K-12 schools across Ohio.
A total of 708 schools in 57 counties will receive $57.8 million in grant funding to enhance student and staff safety.
Awards for Northwest West Schools are:
- Colerain Elementary School - $100,000.
- Colerain Middle School - $100,000.
- Northwest High School - $100,000.
The grant dollars will be used to fund the installation of new camera and access control systems as well as provide additional two-way radios for improved emergency communication.