Updates on 2017 Wildfire Relief
Updates on 2017 Wildfire Relief
Contributed by: BCOE District Support Services
Thursday, May 03, 2018

Wildfire relief efforts continue at state and national levels.

The U.S. Dept. of Education recently announced that it will be sending $14,396,317 to the California Department of Education to help schools who enrolled students affected by the wildfires.  For more details, see:

The California Senate is also advancing a bill to help families that are rebuilding.  For more details, see: 

This week, in an interview with Action News Now discussing impacts of fire and relief efforts on schools and families, BCOE Superintendent Tim Taylor emphasized that  "we need some time to get those families back, rebuild their houses and invite new kids in."  Details here: