Trumann School District Gets $170K for P.E. Program

TRUMANN, AR - The Trumann School District will receive a $171,958 grant through the Dept. of Education's Carol M. White Physical Education Program.

Funds from the grant will allow the district to offer organized physical activities before school and during lunch as well as expand options for high school p.e. classes.  In addition, the district will be able to partner with the Jonesboro YMCA to offer on-site activity-based programs to more students free of charge.  It is anticipated that the grant will be for a total of three years.