School Funding

Lima area schools target pandemic aid against learning loss



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How much do schools receive from ESSER funds?


Allen East: $ 1.4 million for dining room, digital academy, school nurse, summer reading program, technology licenses, and staff expenses.

Bath: $ 3 million for student technology, software, summer schools, mental health clinics, tutors, PPE and CVC upgrades.

Bluffton: $ 935,330 for payroll, supplies, summer courses and online learning platforms.

Delphos: $ 2.1 million for payroll, distancing and services for economically disadvantaged students, English learners and special needs study programs.

Elida: $ 6.8 million for cleaning supplies, PPE, COVID vacations, technology upgrades, online program and staff.

Lima: $ 33.3 million for instructional technology, cleaning supplies, PPE, online study programs, staffing, stipends, professional development, transportation, storage, office furniture. the classroom and sports safety equipment.

Perry: $ 2.1 million for cleaning supplies, educational needs, summer school, technology, buses, and other needs.

Shawnee: $ 2.8 million for sanitation equipment, PPE, payroll, educational technology and tutors.

Spencerville: $ 1.7 million for staffing, learning loss prevention, buses, educational technology, software licensing, tutors, transition instructors, mental health services and quality indoor air.


Continental: $ 593,000 for teaching and tutoring staff.

Jennings: $ 309,700

Kalida: $ 137,500 for cafeteria staff, summer intervention, distance learning equipment, salaries and benefits for recovering from learning losses.

Miller City-New Cleveland: $ 176,800 for cleaning supplies and effects of school closure.

Ottawa-Glandorf: $ 1.4 million for ongoing operations, payroll, buses, technology upgrades, educational supplies, after-school program, ventilation upgrades and curriculum for the retention of learning.

Pandora-Gilboa: $ 410,200 for laptops, HVAC upgrades, and the new piping system.


Minister: $ 473,600.

St. Marys: $ 3.3 million for long-term substitute teachers, babysitters, reading supports, CVC, cleaning supplies, online credit recovery programs, technology and professional development .

Wapakoneta: $ 4.2 million for cleaning supplies, PPE, HVAC, tutors, laptops, online courses, reading intervention materials, smart panel technology and professional development.

Waynesfield-Goshen: $ 796,000 for laptops, payroll, air cleaning system and response specialist.

Source: School districts of the region


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