Hurricane and Wildfire Disaster Assistance for Schools and Students

The U.S. Department of Education has finally begun the process of providing assistance to schools and students impact the hurricanes and wildfires that impacted parts of the United States and Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands this past summer. States and territories impacted by the 2017 hurricanes and wildfires (Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, South Carolina, Texas and Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands) are eligible for rebuild funding, retroactively.

Please consult the Current Issues in Public Policy page for further information.