Las Vegas – Nevada Senator Harry Reid today announced a $435,616 grant to the Nevada Department of Education from the United States Department of Education. This grant will expand access to Advanced Placement classes and tests for low and middle income students across Nevada.

“I am so pleased that the United States Department of Education is providing Nevada with the necessary funds to make sure no student of the Silver State is unable to take any classes or tests based on their economic status,” said Reid in a released statement.