Federal Programs & Grants

  • Non-public schools notification of services:

    Private, non-profit schools interested in learning more about federally funded programs and services provided by Education Service Center, Region 20 and area school districts are invited to attend an information and consultation meeting on April 26, 2021, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. via an online ZOOM session.

    There is no fee for the meeting, but registration is required.  To register, please visit http://www.esc20.net >Professional Development >CONNECT20, and either create an account – or login with an existing account for Connect20.  The session number for the Private Schools Federal Programs Information and Consultation Meeting is 75773.

    Federal program services available to eligible private school students, parents/guardians and teachers are: Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, Part B (IDEA-B); IDEA-B Preschool Program; Title I, Part A, Improving the Academic Achievement of the Disadvantaged; Title I, Part C, Migrant Education Program; Title II, Part A, Teacher and Principal Training and Recruiting Fund; and Title III, English Language Acquisition,  Language Enhancement & Academic Achievement Act.

    Private, non-profit schools that elect to receive services must comply with all requisite federal policies and procedures. All services are coordinated through Local Education Agencies (LEAs) Judson ISD, Federal Programs Department, Ms. Jodi Burton at jburton@judsonisd.org or (210)945-5295. For additional information, please contact Ms. Alex Dominguez at alexandra.dominguez@esc20.info or (210) 370-5410.


    The Federal Programs & Grants Department serves to review and research literature / creditable resources dealing with funds available through grants from federal and state agencies and private entities. The purpose is to ensure all JISD expenditures comply, and are in accordance with the fiscal and federal requirements. All applications for grants, federal and state entitlements, and allocation opportunities relevant to the needs of JISD are reviewed, monitored, and evaluated. Campus allocations for Title Programs are determined following state and federal regulations. Justifications for district and campus expenditures using federal funds are reviewed/approved by this department.

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    Jodi Burton
    Federal Programs & Grants Director
    (210) 945-5295

    Donna Moore
    Federal Programs & Grants Secretary
    (210) 945-5326

    Jorge Gallegos
    Categorical Programs Specialist
    (210) 945-5292

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