Curricular Area: English Language Arts Grant Focus: Books Schools: Wallace & Priscilla Stevenson Intermediate School Items Purchased: Books and teacher research time
The teacher applying for this grant noted that the classroom libraries didn’t fairly represent the diversity in our student population. This grant will compensate the teacher for research time as well as the purchase of novels and nonfiction literature for WPSIS 4-6th grade English Language Arts classroom libraries. Books will be by diverse authors about diverse topics featuring diverse protagonists.
Curricular Area: STEM Grant Focus: Equipment Schools: Henkle Middle School; Wallace & Priscilla Stevenson Intermediate School Items Purchased: Beehives and beekeeping supplies
This grant provides for the installation of an observation beehive at Henkle Middle School and at Wallace & Priscilla Stevenson Intermediate School. This hives will be part of the project based learning curriculum, helping students understand why honeybees are an important part of the agriculture in both local and national production.
Curricular Area: Health and Physical Education Grant Focus: Equipment Schools: Wally & Priscilla Stevenson Intermediate Items Purchased: Basketball Hoop Height Adjusters
Together with funds from the School District and the WSCY basketball program, this grant allows for the purchase and installation of height adjusters on the backboards at the small gym at Wallace and Priscilla Stevenson Intermediate School.