Foundation Funded Programs and Projects
In June, the Board of Directors unanimously approved funding of $200,000 of the following programs for the 2016-2017 school year. Of that, $40,000 will be directed to Lynbrook High School to fund items such as new equipment for the athletics department, a new graphics table and equipment for the journalism program, and props for the upcoming Little Shop of Horrors spring production. The Foundation also continues to fund FBLA, robotics, an innovative STEM section, School Loop and Naviance at Lynbrook.
Thank you to our incredible parent community for your generosity.
The overall $200,000 donation to the School District is allocated evenly to each school for to the following programs:
Music & Art Show – $5,000 – District-wide art show and choral event
Athletics – $20,000 – Equipment costs
Future Business Leaders of America – $10,000 – Competition costs
Drama – $13,000 – Prop and costume expenses
Journalism – $15,000 – Newspaper printing costs
Robotics – $35,000 – Equipment/competition entry fees
STEM – $75,000 – Science, technology, engineering and math curriculum and supplies
School Loop & Naviance – $17,000 – Online tools to help students manage assignments and college planning
Mini-Grants for Teachers – $10,000 – Discretionary grants funds for one-time student-based projects