Texas School of the Arts intends to apply for federal grant funding for the 2021-2022 school year for the following grant programs:

•Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA)
•Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA)
•2020-2023 ARP ESSER III Federal Grant Application
•2020-2022 CRRSA ESSER II Federal Grant Application

Texas School of the Arts is seeking input from stakeholders as we develop our plan. Your feedback and input are incredibly valuable and will help inform our plan.

Responses to this survey will be reviewed for inclusion into TeSA’s ESSER III plan.

Take Survey here:

TeSA may apply for additional federal funding opportunities as they become available. If you have questions regarding this Public Notice of Intent to Apply, please contact Anika Perkins at

The American Rescue Plan (ARP) Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund (ESSER III) will provide approximately $177,873 to Texas School of Arts over the next three years. In order to access the funds, TeSA must submit a plan for use of the funds to the Texas Education Agency with our grant application.