Five Local School Districts Sharing Nearly $1M in School Safety Grants

Nearly a million dollars in school safety grants are coming to five local districts as part of the state’s Safe School program.

Kingsport City Schools will get around $215K for vehicle control, signage and classroom security.

Sullivan County Schools will pick up just shy of $300,000 for access control, visitor management and communication.

Bristol TN Schools are getting just over $100,000 to address behavioral and mental health positions and surveillance.

Carter County Schools are getting around $210K, Johnson County Schools just over $90,000.