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Notice of Intent to Apply

Posted Date: 11/07/2022

Notice of Intent to Apply

Whitehouse ISD will be applying for the 2022-2024 Silent Panic Alert Technology (SPAT) Grant.

This is a Texas House Appropriations grant awarded through Texas Education Agency (TEA)

Application Due Date December 12, 2022.

Contact Melinda Jennings at (903) 839-5500 or  if interested in further information regarding this grant.

The Public Comment Period for this grant will end November 18, 2022.

Program Description:

To provide grant funds to local educational agencies (LEAs) to purchase silent panic alert technologies for campuses as a measure of school safety. Silent panic alert technology is generally defined as a silent system signal generated by the activation of a device, either manually or through software applications, intended to signal a life-threatening or emergency situation (such as an active shooter, intruder, or other emergency situation) requiring a response from law enforcement and/or other first responders.