Pursuant to Senate Bill 1, 2021 Extraordinary Session, all Kentucky public school districts are required to submit their current COVID-19 School Operations Plan and any subsequent drafts to the Kentucky Department of Education for informational purposes. Districts may submit their plans to KDE using this form.

District Financial Reporting

School Security Funds

Published: 3/24/2021 4:52 PM

House Bill 352 (2020 budget bill) included funding for a variety of school safety facility upgrades. The budget bill included $18.2 million for this purpose, with the funds contained in the capital construction allocation assigned to the Kentucky Department of Education (KDE)

This amount was based on a survey of districts by KSBA last year and based on the requirements contained in Senate Bill 1 (2019), which was signed into law on 3/11/19 under an emergency clause.  The intended purpose of these funds are to aid in securing and controlling the access to each school building. The allotted funds expire on 6/30/2022.


The instructions and guidelines applicable to these funds are below.

School Security Form Instructions
Facilities and BG1 Instructions

SSR Funds by Districts
School Security Request (SSR) Form
School Security Funds MUNIS Codes



Krystal Smith
Office of Finance and Operations​
Division of District Support
300 Sower Blvd., 4th Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-3846 Ext. 4425
Fax (502) 564-6771



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