Students in the are the beneficiaries of more than $22,000 in grants from the . The latest crop of grants awarded was announced Thursday at the Board of Education meeting and approved by board members.
The total amount of funded grants comes to $22,974.09. Much of the money comes from PEF fundraisers held throughout the year, including a spring wine tasting and a summer golf event. The remaining funds are raised through donations from corporations and area residents.
The most recent PEF grant awards are as follows:Grant School Amount
Given Incorporating iPad use in Speech-
Language Therapy Sessions $ 750.00 Declaration Participation $ 2400.00 Microscope Madness $ 2288.23 Western Wind Vocal Ensemble mini-
residency and commission $ 6000.00 We're "Jersey Proud" Readers! $ 1550.00 Book Club $ 400.00 Presenting Mr. Frederick Douglass District $ 3600.00 Read with Me! Shared Reading between at-risk 3rd graders and preschoolers $ 390.00 QOMO Qclick $ 1205.00 Technology in Hand $ 4390.86 TOTAL of GRANTS FUNDED $22974.09