Author Archives: Anne-Marie Slater

We’ve started making our video for 2015

Just a quick note to tell you how excited I am (Anne-Marie Slater, Director) to be working with Michael Peterson of Peterson ProMedia (parent in our schools and professional) again this year on our special appeal video.  We are grateful to … Continue reading

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Boeing Announces $10,000 for STEM Professional Development

  It is with sincere gratitude that we thank Insitu/Boeing for their continued support of our Science, Technology, Engineering and Math curriculum kindergarten through grade 12 in this school year. It’s true, government funding does not fully cover the cost … Continue reading

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Jack Baldwin Memorial Fund Supports Outdoor School 2015

Our grant writer has been hard at work getting a jump start on planning for Grade 6 to attend Outdoor School in May 2015.  A big “Thank You” goes out to the Jack Baldwin Memorial Outdoor Education Fund of the … Continue reading

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New CNC Pro-Router in Columbia High School

John Hadley, Columbia Woodshop / Material Science Instructor, is taking advantage of a gift from donors to bring a CNC Router machine to his program. For the last several years John has been perfecting teaching Sketchup to his Woodshop students. These … Continue reading

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BPA – Funds Climate Change/Hydropower Curriculum Development

The Foundation received a phone call today telling us that our recent grant application had been approved.  We were awarded $3,300 from the Bonneville Power Authority to create and implement “an engaging, rigorous curriculum designed to help students master science … Continue reading

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CenturyLink Connects with Whitson

The CenturyLink Clarke M. Williams Foundation partnered with the Organization for Educational Technology and Curriculum (OETC) to award $100,000 in grants to Washington K-12 educators who demonstrate a transformative use of mobile technology with students and teachers. On May 22, … Continue reading

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Harvest Night Out for Schools a Success!

Thank you to all those who came out and saved up their shopping to generate a 5% net sales donation from Harvest Market last week, Thursday May 8. Many shoppers braved the intense rain that evening and Harvest Market was … Continue reading

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WSVSD & WSVEF Win Harvest Foundation Grant – $10,000

Great news! The WSVEF received a $10,000 grant from the Harvest Foundation to support professional development in technology in White Salmon schools.  We are very grateful to receive these funds; this will further progress towards 21st century learning in our district. The overall goal … Continue reading

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A Letter to Honor Our School District Staff 2014

Letter to the Editor of The Enterprise It is Teacher Appreciation Week and on behalf of the White Salmon Valley Education Foundation (WSVEF), we would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to all of the educators in our school … Continue reading

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NIGHT OUT FOR SCHOOLS Get your Groceries on May 8th!

Harvest Market and the White Salmon Valley Education Foundation (WSVEF) invite you to shop local, and support education, with the “Harvest Night out for Schools” on Thursday, May 8, 2014. On this special evening, the local grocer will donate five … Continue reading

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