$33.4M marked for three Hidalgo County school districts

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The Mission, La Joya and Sharyland school districts are in line for some additional funds, according to Rep. Henry Cuellar.

Rep. Cuellar announced today $33,397,691 for the school districts, authorized under Title I Part A of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.

Mission CISD will receive $9,195,770 and Sharyland is set for $3,034,602. La Joya is in line for the lion’s share of the funds at $21,167,319.

The Elementary and Secondary Education Act is intended to help areas with high numbers of low-income families.