Grants totaling over $25.9 million were approved by the Salem-Keizer School Board on Tuesday, Oct. 8.
The grants, all from or through the Oregon Department of Education, are:
• $12,619,717 from the federal Department of Education to ensure that students in schools with high poverty percentages can meet state academic standards.
• $10,506,331 in High School Success funds to support 8th-12th grade students in areas . . .