HomeLocalOntario Seneca WayneThree Wayne County Schools Awarded $1M From Justice Dept.Three Wayne County Schools Awarded $1M From Justice Dept.Wed, October 25, 2023 by Lucas Day SHARE NOW pxhere Three Wayne County school districts have been awarded grant funding from the U.S. Justice Department to support youth services in their communities. The Sodus Central School District has been awarded $1,000,000 to work with the Wayne County Partnership and Ibero to better support migrant farmworkers and their families in Wayne County. The Lyons Central School District has been awarded $998,874 for its Resiliency, Equity, and Safety Initiative, which will address the daily challenges of youth face in a high-needs rural region. The North Rose-Wolcott Central School District has been awarded $998,826 for the Improving School Safety through Early Intervention Initiative, a program that will focus on 9th and 10th-grade students at risk of not graduating on time or dropping out of high school. Also, the Wayne-Finger Lakes Board of Cooperative Educational Services has been awarded $999,987 to serve at-risk students and their educators in 25 school districts across Wayne, Seneca, and Ontario Counties, with a focus on social-emotional and mental health risks. Get the top stories on your radio 24/7 on Finger Lakes News Radio 96.3 and 1590, WAUB and 106.3 and 1240, WGVA, and on Finger Lakes Country, 96.1/96.9/101.9/1570 WFLR.