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 Monta Vista High School to fund items such as the award-winning STEM program, equipment for El Estoque, competition fees for robotics, student travel fees for FBLA/DECA, referees for athletics, and supplies for the theatre arts program. The Foundation also continues to fund School Loop and Naviance which help students successfully manage homework assignments and the college application process.
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