(Oklahoma City) – State Superintendent Sandy Garrett said the Oklahoma Department of Education (SDE) has awarded 200 Oklahoma schools $1.5 million in federal economic stimulus dollars for child nutrition.

The awards were made through a competitive grant process with funding given to Oklahoma for child nutrition in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA).

ARRA provides $100 million nationally for child nutrition, with $1,519,638 given to Oklahoma for that purpose.

Below is a listing of the area schools receiving funds,  and what the money will be used for. 

Cushing Harrison ElementaryDishwasher$14,960
Ripley Ripley ElementaryMilk Cooker$2,799
Stillwater Will Rogers ElementaryWalk In Freezer$7,411
Yale Yale Elementary.2-Door Refrigerator$3,689
Agra Agra Elementary School2 Convection Ovens$15,932
CarneyCarney Elementary SchoolKitchen Vent Hood & Fire Suprression$9,450
Drumright Bradley Elementary60 Inch Gas Range$8.993
Bristow Bristow Middle SchoolGas Convection Oven$10,166
Milfay Milfay Public School Combination Convection Oven, Steamer$17,353