We believe that people are empowered by their independent use of information technologies and that they are united by opportunities to share resources and communicate in our local and global communities. In this Information Age, it is essential that schools commit to preparing its students to work in an evolving, information-centered, global community. Given the rapid pace of technological change and the growth of information technologies in all aspects of our lives, it is critical that students become familiar with the tools of information technology.
The McCrory Schools District began the process of creating a Grant Application for the HGMP (Hazard Mitigation Grant Program) on September 25, 2013 with a “Kick-Off” meeting involving The McCrory School District Superintendent, the Arkansas Federal Grants Coordinator and the team members from BOLDplanning, Inc. The goal of mitigation is to reduce the future impacts of a hazard including property damage, disruption to local and regional economics, and the amount of public and private funds spent to assist with recovery.