HIPPY - Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters (HIPPY) is a parent involvement, school readiness program that helps parents prepare their three, four, and five year old children for success in school and beyond.
First Class- Alabama's Voluntary Pre-K Grant Program - Madison City School System has been awarded nine grants for Pre K classes for four year old children. This state funded pre-k program grant, First Class, is administered through the Alabama Department of Children's Affairs Office of School Readiness.
SAIL Grant - Summer Adventures in Learning (SAIL) is a collective impact project that works to overcome summer learning loss in Madison City English Learners. It brings funders together with program providers, the three local school districts, The Schools Foundation, and the Community Foundation to work collaboratively to improve student outcomes.
Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) - Madison City Schools serves 2,877 military students out of an 11,538 total enrollment (1,612 out of 6,477 secondary students), and meeting their myriad needs requires a multi-faceted approach. That number is rising significantly as families transfer to the Redstone Arsenal due to the BRAC re-alignment plan. This grant provides support and resources to military connected families and other at-risk students.
For more information regarding the DoDEA Grants:
For more information regarding Grants, contact:
Natalia Dooley, Federal Programs Coordinator
211 Celtic Drive
Madison, AL 35758
256-464-8370 Ext. 10355