NEW GRANTS: $7224
Supplies for the Culinary Technical Program
SWHS: $3000-Keri Booth Applicant
The goal is for the students to learn culinary skills and potentially provide events for the South Windsor Community. The grant will fund their chef coats.
Play Away Books
Pleasant Valley School: $3000
Mary Ann McAndrew-Fifth Grade Teacher
The goal is to help students who may struggle with reading to access great literature in an audible format.
Native American Integration
Philip R. Smith School: $300
Melissa Simmons, Susan Leach-Hebert, and Crystal Banvill
The goal is to provide a deeper understanding of community by exploring Native American traditions sustained over time through music, art, folk tales, and geography. Students will work with authentic Native American instruments as they walk through the Social Studies curriculum.
Sponsored Visit by Val Emmich-Author of Dear Evan Hansen
South Windsor High School: $2000
Terry White-Language Arts
Students will be required to read the play as a summer reading project. Mr. Emmich, the award winning author, will visit in the fall of 2019 to enrich their experience.