Mini-Grants

2016-2017 FFE MINI-GRANT PROGRAM

The Foundation for Excellence invites the Walled Lake Consolidated School District  faculty to complete and submit by January 6, 2017   mini-grant application for qualifying funds to enrich  K-12 educational opporunities and further student achievlement.

APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR 2016-2017 SCHOOL YEAR:  JANUARY 6, 2017

Grants to be awarded February, 2017.

Only one grant cycle per school year.

See Details below regarding (3) Technology Packages

How to apply:

Walled Lake Google Apps account must be utilized to access and complete Mini-Grant Application.

Instructions for completing Mini-Grant Applic.are available at: https://goo.gl/xPQjr4

Mini-Grant Rubric available at: https://goo.gl/aiA5uK

Online Application available at: https://goo.gl/mNMRQl

Mini-Grant Application Worksheet available at: https://goo.gl/iYZ5ig

FFE Mini-Grant Resources:

FFE Grant Writing 101 Workshop - PowerPoint

FFE Mini-Grant Appilcation Info. 2017

OPTION available to apply for Technology package to attend MACUL (Michigan Association of Computer Users in Learning) Conference and for procuring set of iPad minis and Breakout EDU games (http://www.breakoutedu.com/) for classroom (see application for details).  

Questions? Contact Michelle Bianco, FFE Executive Director; michellebianco@wlcsd.org or 248.956.2116

2016 Mini-Grant Awards

2015/2016

FOUNDATION FOR EXCELLENCE

 

SCHOOL

GRANT AWARD

FACULTY

District

Western Oakland County Parenting Fair

WLCSD

Loon Lake

K-12 WLCSD Spring Art Exhibit

Brandy Carlson, Jessica Rohrhoff & Kelly Tillman

 

TOTAL DISTRICT

$2,400.00

Dublin

 K-5 - Second Steps Curriculum

Jessica Cohen

Dublin

1st Grade-  Classroom set of iPads: enhance instr./support student achievement

Martha Rogers, Julie Hamann,  Kristin Squires & Monica Brown 

Guest

 Wildcat Little Lending Library

Juliet Mattson & Michelle Fiebke-Lang

Guest

5th Grade- Classroom set of iPad minis: implement augmented reality, coding, blogging, and various other forms of digital learning

Karrie Martin

Guest

4th & 5th Grades -Disabilities Awareness Workshop

Kathy Murray

 Keith

 MACUL Conference

Kelly Parks & Kara Helgemo

Loon Lake

 K-1, 2-3, and 4-5 programs for emotionally impaired students: visit Outdoor Education Center  

Lisa Ellis, Wendy Schnieders,  Danielle Ross &  Erin Muller

 Loon Lake

Grade K - Online reading program  &  classroom set of iPad minis

Tricia Ziegler

Pleasant Lake

Grade 1-Stand Up Desks

Brenda Raymond

Pleasant Lake

Grade 1- Classroom set of iPads:  enhance & strengthen lit., math & tech. instr.

Linda Reeves

Pleasant Lake

Grade K- Classroom set of Chromebooks: lit. & math instruction

River Eubanks

Wixom

Grade K-5 - iPads: enhance music instruction using  apps.

Leigh Emmett

 

TOTAL ELEMTARY SCHOOL

$14,465.00

Geisler

 Religious Diversity Journeys

Carol A. Kravetz

Geisler

Upstander Program

John Lewandowski

Geisler

MACUL Conference

Kelly Tillman

 Smart

 MACUL Conference

Kimberly Quinn-Haver & Sheryl Stahl

Smart

MACUL Conference

Kristen Berry & Amy Jo Kositzke

Walnut Creek

Stand-up desks

Christine Titus & Carol Ernst

 

TOTAL MIDDLE SCHOOL

$6730.00

All 3 High Schools

ACME Online website subscription for each high school- animation

Ken Melcher, Whisper Andrusiak & Jack Wellman

Central

HS Chemistry Classes - ALL Levels - PH meters

Traci Banjanin

Central

Physics class: 10 dynamic tracks  

Lindsay Hartley & Judy Davis

Central

Voces Spanish 1 Novice Digital Courseware

Lucy Sailor

Northern

Physical Education classes: Heart Zones Heart Rate Monitors  

Michelle Brandon

Western

Math classroom:  Set of graphing calculators

Chris Johnesee

Western

Social Studies classroom: Class set of mice for Chromebooks 

Elizabeth Chuba

Western

Science classroom- Set of Amazon Fire tablets

Kimberly Chumney

 

TOTAL HIGH SCHOOL

$13,266.00