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Longview ISD Foundation

FPMS 2013 LISD Grant Winners
 
On Wednesday, March 6, the Longview ISD Foundation, Inc. and Longview ISD hosted a breakfast for the 2013 Grants-to-Teachers Program recipients. At the breakfast, the Foundation announced funding for this year's grant cycle.
 
Grant winners received funding from the Longview ISD Foundation ranging from $100 to $2000 for innovative classroom projects and programs that will enhance the quality of education for all students in Longview ISD.
 
This year, the eighteenth anniversary of the Grants-to-Teachers Program, $60,585.97 was requested through 51 grant applications. The Foundation funded 25 grants totaling $35,581.38 The Foundation funded 11 elementary grants for a total of $21,831.82 and 14 secondary grants for a total of $13,749.56.
 
Since the beginning of the Grants-to-Teachers Program in 1996, the Foundation has funded 545 grants totaling $501,376.05. These grants have enhanced Longview ISD’s academic programs as well as music, art, technology, counseling and guidance, health and physical education, and character education programs.
 
For a list of this year’s grant recipients, visit the Longview ISD Foundation’s website at www.lisdfoundation.org and click on Grant Recipients on the menu bar on the left hand side of the page. Also, see pictures of this year's Grants Giveaway; click on the Photo Gallery on the menu bar.
 
This year seven teachers at Forest Park Magnet School received grant funding from the Longview ISD Foundation, Inc. They are
 
Dr. Marcy Ragland and Oscar Denis
Our Lesson in Sharing
Choir and Band
Grades 6-8
Forest Park Middle School
$ 864.98
 
Jan Johnson, Kristi McAdams, Rebekah Bergren, and Rodney Keith
Varying Versatiles
Science
Grades 6-8
Forest Park Middle School
$ 574.06
 
Joanie Russell
Let's Get Wired!
String Orchestra
Grades 6-8
Foster Middle School
$2,000.00