Mar 202016

The following teachers were awarded grants this spring. Congratulations to:

Deanna Allen – Lincoln Middle School. $956.00 for “Increasing Student Literacy Rates Using Flipped Classroom Model Approach” – technology for her classroom to utilize the Flipped Classroom Model.

Christina Mitchell – Pike High School. $2,000.00 for “Bring the Lorax to the Outdoor Lab” for supplies for the outdoor lab at PHS.

Brandon Kepley – New Augusta North Middle School. $1,500.00 for “NAPA North Going Green” for a green screen for the morning newscast.

Aaron Botsford and Mary Nguyen – College Park Elementary. $440.00 for “The One and Only Ivan Goes Wild” for funds to take the first grade to the Exotic Feline Rescue Center in conjunction with the book “The One and Only Ivan”.

Stacy Schurtz – New Augusta North Middle School. $959.88 for “Building STEM Students Through Building Robots” for more parts for her robotics club.

Gabrielle Ingram – Guion Creek Middle School. $2,000 for “Gizmos Science Solutions” for subscriptions to online science programs.

Norman Foote – Eagle Creek Elementary. $308.91 for “Turn Up Your Radio” for more radios to increase student safety.

Peggy Owens – Snacks Crossing Elementary. $750.00 for “Treasures for our Little Gems” to pay for all Snacks Crossing teachers to register to shop at Teachers’ Treasures.

Kelly Miller and Breck Mosley at Central Elementary. $2,000.00 for “Connecting While Communicating” to purchase communication technology for their Lifeskills classroom.

Ella Hereth at Guion Creek Middle School. $411.64 for “Increase Learning for Students who Struggle to Stay Still” to purchase furniture for her classroom.

Mari Swayne at Pike High School. $2,500.00 for “Preparing Students for Tomorrow’s High Demand, High Wage Jobs” to help offset the cost of classes in the Career Center.

Pamela Breedlove at New Augusta South Elementary. $219.07 for “Junior Entomologist” to purchase bugs for her classroom to study.

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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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Apr 282011

“Thank you for giving us new reading games. They look so fun and they can make us learn more and they might make us pass to 4th grade so thank you very very much.” -Daniel, Grade 3

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