Arlington School & Family Magazine June/July 2015 - Page 32

Nonprofit Organizations Foundation Grant Award Winners Congratulations to these AISD educators who were recently awarded the Arlington ISD Education Foundation grants for use in their classrooms. The Arlington ISD Education Foundation recently distributed 12 grants totaling $40,655.39 to these AISD Schools: School Teacher Project Amount Bailey Junior High Michael Wyant Up, Up & Away (It is Rocket Science - Pneumatically speaking!) $1,600.00 Duff Elementary Beth Lawrence Innovative Reading Station Project $3,685.14 Dunn Elementary Julianne Elson Hill Elementary Rebecca Holland Little Elementary Heather Johnson School Choir Program Grades 4-6 $3,030.00 Pearcy Elementary Melissa Forsythe Engaged Eagles: Innovative Learning with eBooks $5,000.00 Sam Houston High School Jonathan Kincaid Gel Electrophoresis Lab Equipment $3,380.00 Shackelford Junior High Pam Hodges College Bound for Junior High $3,500.00 Thornton Elementary Dana Covington & Donna Griffin Thornton Choir $2,500.00 Webb Elementary Rachel McClinton Inclusive Literacy Circles $4,996.74 West Elementary Chad Bridges Updated World Atlas Activity Program for 6th Grade Students $1,900.00 Young Junior High Hayley Brese Double Duty Chromebooks $5,179.00 30 Arlington School & Family - June/July 2015 The D.R.A.G.O.N.S. Project (Daily Reading to Achieve Goals & Obtain New Strategies) Terrariums - Growing Readers & Scientists in the Library $3,414.51 $2,470.00