Rio Grande Valley Schools get $900 Million to help them get back


The office of Congressman Vicente Gonzalez announced a total of $920,367,000 has been allocated for Rio Grande Valley Title I schools in the 15th District of Texas as a part of the American Rescue Plan. 

The school districts and the funding allocated stated in Congressman Gonzalez is as follows: 

  • Donna ISD: $98,920,000*
  • Edcouch-Elsa ISD: $28,035,000
  • Edinburg CISD: $146,261,000
  • Hidalgo ISD: $10,141,000
  • La Joya ISD: $160,563,000 *
  • La Villa ISD: $2,453,000
  • Lyford CISD: $6,392,000*
  • McAllen ISD: $107,224,000
  • Mercedes ISD: $29,927,000
  • Mission CISD: $76,472,000*
  • Monte Alto ISD: $4,225,000
  • Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD: $131,483,000
  • Progreso ISD: $8,939,000 *
  • Sharyland ISD: $24,856,000
  • Valley View ISD: $16,978,000
  • Weslaco ISD: $67,498,000

Districts with an asterisk (*) are only partially in the Congressman’s district.

“These funds are intended to help reopen schools and provide a safe and healthy learning environment for students, teachers, administrators, and our essential workers. These federal funds will help school districts navigate our new reality,”  said Congressman Gonzalez in the release.


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