May 272015

So much has been happening with your Pike Township Educational Foundation. On May 7, we hosted Celebrations, the annual teacher recognition banquet. Peggy Owens, a first grade teacher at Snacks Crossing Elementary, was named the PTEF Champion Teacher. Thank you for all of the nominations. Pike Township has many truly amazing teachers.

Red Motown
MOTOWN MAGIC is coming to the Pike Performing Arts Center! Auditions are TODAY (May 27) and June 2 from 6:30 – 8:30 at the PPAC. Go to Pike Performing Arts Center for more information. The show date is September 19 at 7:00 p.m. All proceeds will benefit Pike Township Performing Arts.

The Fore! Education Golf Outing will be held on June 11, 2015 at the Twin Lakes Golf Club. » Go here for more information and to sign-up online.

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May 262015

Congratulations to all our scholarship winners for your hard work and outstanding achievements!

PTEF Reach for Success Scholarships ($2,000 each)

Tyler Baker
Mikela Dixon

Overcoming Obstacles Scholarships ($2,000 each)

Chayla Young
Rina Rennie

Maggie Harry Memorial Scholarship ($1,000)

Molly Denning

Richard H. Crosser Memorial Scholarship ($1,000)

Kira Hall

Plan to Succeed Scholarship ($1,500)

Emily Castellon

Walter S. Moll Memorial Scholarship ($500)

Molly Denning

Academy Scholarships ($1,000 each)

Turab Syed – Business and Information Technology
Shazia Searcy – Doctoral Medicine
Courtney Hood – Health & Food Sciences
Hayley Kernodle – Judicial and Global Studies Academy
Erica Brown – Performing Arts Academy
Kailyn Abney – Science and Engineering Academy
Rony Rosales-Carcamo – Freshman Mentor
Grace Abigail Fritz – Visual Arts and Communication Academy

Hallmark of Excellence Scholarships ($1,000 each)

Molly Denning
Jacob English
George Hutchins
Sean Murphy
Sage Peglow
McKenzi Sidor

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May 262015

Congratulations to all our 2014/15 grant recipients!

Fall 2014/15 Grants Awarded ($11,472.46 awarded)

  • A Little Recycling Goes a Long Way
    Recipient: Aaron Botsford
    Building: CPES
    Amount Awarded: $993.96
  • S.T.Y.L.E.
    Recipient: Kurt Benjamin and Randi Ciadella
    Building: PHS
    Amount Awarded: $1046.50
  • Photography Backdrops: Promoting Pike
    Recipient: Myron Cochran
    Building: PHS
    Amount Awarded: $569.70
  • GCMS Pre-AP Learning Studio
    Recipient: Valerie Dennis
    Building: GCMS
    Amount Awarded: $1,985.67
  • Old MacDonald had a Farm… and a Restaurant… and a Garden
    Recipient: Peggy Owens
    Building: SCES
    Amount Awarded: $1,916.00
  • I Get to Sit Where?
    Recipient: Martie Hoofer
    Building: GCMS
    Amount Awarded: $971.63
  • A Book for Your Shelf
    Recipient: Kelly Looper
    Building: GCMS
    Amount Awarded: $2,000.00
  • Outdoor Lab Enhancements
    Recipient: John Simmons
    Building: PHS
    Amount Awarded: $1,989.00

Spring 2014/15 Grants Awarded ($7,968.84 awarded)

  • Enhancing Reading
    Recipient: Tonia Thompson & Krista Clanin
    Building: PHS
    Amount Awarded: $1,000.00
  • Measuring Up to STEM
    Recipient: Debbie Huffine
    Building: GCMS
    Amount Awarded: $992.53
  • Butterfly Garden Inquiry Project
    Recipient: Peggy Owens
    Building: SCES
    Amount Awarded: $900.00
  • Drum Fit
    Recipient: Lori Kellum and Regina Nowak
    Building: GCES and SCES
    Amount Awarded: $1,999.00
  • The Lion King Jr.
    Recipient: Amy Dorn
    Building: GCMS
    Amount Awarded: $2,000.00
  • PHS Community Work Experience Uniforms
    Recipient: Joanna Miller
    Building: PHS
    Amount Awarded: $777.31
  • Bilingual Literacy and Cultural Connectedness
    Recipient: Mary Nolan
    Building: DRES
    Amount Awarded: $300.00
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Motown Magic Auditions!

The Magic of Motown is coming to Pike! OPEN AUDITIONS Auditions: May 27, 2015 & June 2, 2015 Time: 6:30-8:30 pm Where: Pike Performing Arts Center Show Date: September 19, 2015 at 7 p.m. Pike Township Educational Foundation is sponsoring Motown Magic with all proceeds benefiting Pike Township Performing Arts. So, bring your favorite Motown […]

Treasures for Education 2015!

Treasures for Education 2015 was held on February 21 at the JW Marriott. A huge thank you to everyone who attended or donated items! This year’s event raised over $34,000 for the students of Pike schools. Quinn Buckner was outstanding as our guest speaker, and Peggy Owens, a first grade teacher at Snacks Crossing, inspired […]

Pike’s Greatest Students and Educator Honor Roll

Think “outside the mug!” Looking for a holiday gift that will make a difference to students in Pike Schools? Something a little more creative than a coffee mug? Make a donation to the PTEF in honor of your favorite students and educators! Your student or educator will receive a note and a small gift. Sign […]

Race for Education/Red Devil Dash RACE RE-CAP

A big THANKS to all of the runners and walkers who came out to support the PTEF at the 5th annual Race for Education/Red Devil Dash! The weather was wonderful and the race was awesome! We had a total of 234 participants run the 1 mile dash, and 174 walking or running the 5K. Congratulations […]

2013/14 Champion Teacher Award Recipient

Congratulations to the 2013/14 PTEF Champion Teacher Award recipient, Darren Fox, who joins a long list of distinguished Pike teachers who have received this award in previous years! Mr. Fox was presented the award along with a $500 check at the Celebrations Teachers Award Banquet.

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