Pirates Go Green. Grant in the amount of $1,663!!
Presented to Kerri Mitchell
Grant funds will enable the Rockport-Fulton Garden Club to construct a green space in several campus locations so students can explore flowers and pollinators, observe the changes in plants with maturation, and conduct outdoor laboratory investigations. Lessons that incorporate the garden will integrate relevant local and regional issues, such as land stewardship and conservation practices for sustainable use of natural resources.
2017 Music Grant. Grant in the amount of $6,500!!
Presented to Yvonne Jaggard
Funded by Ed Rachal Foundation, Coastal Bend Community Foundation, and Sally Huff
This grant provides funds to purchase the necessary music for the 2017 Holiday Symphony by the Sea concert and other materials requisite to all choir music classes.
Stand Up for Math. Grant in the amount of $5,903.00
Presented to Lucia Verett and Paula Polasek
Grant funds will purchase 12 AlphaBetter Desks that will allow students to stand up and move without being a distraction and improve their concentration by using the patented Swinging Pendulum Footrest Bar. These desks will address the special needs of students and increase their academic abilities, facilitate learning, and reduce discipline problems.
Pooling for Success. Grant in the amount of $1,500!!
Presented to Richard Flather and Lee DeWitt
Grant funds will be used to purchase a pair of pool tables that will enable teachers to demonstrate difficult physics concepts, from the basics of speed and position to the concepts of momentum and energy. These tables will allow students to explore the various topics of motion in a fun hand-on way and find relevance in their daily lives to physics concepts.
MAXA. Grant in the amount of $1,578.27!!
Presented to Jed Wilshire
Funded by Lippki Endowed Funds
This grant supports the Math and Science Academy robotics programs.