Wisconsin rural schools receive grant money

SPRING VALLEY, Wis. (WEAU) The Spring Valley School District is now eligible to receive more than $169,000 in Sparsity Aid.

The money is awarded to school districts to help address the needs of rural schools.

This next school year, Sparsity Aid is being given to 133 districts.

In order to be eligible, a district must have less than 725 students, less than 10 students per square mile, and more than 20 percent of the students must be eligible for free or reduced price school meals.


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