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2015 Grants Available to Highline Public School Teachers and Programs

More grants available this year to Highline Public School teachers! The Foundation will again offer $10,000 to one school or program in Highline Public Schools through the Impact Grant – which is funded in part by Alaska Airlines. The Foundation

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Books and Excel Grants

Every year, the Foundation receives many, many requests for books – from librarians (of course) but also from teachers and counselors, and even from  a PE teacher this year! And they all start out pretty much the same … budgets are tight

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Highline Schools Foundation Awards Record Amount of Classroom Grants

Burien, WA – December 16, 2013 – The Highline Schools Foundation recently awarded $48,675 through 77 classroom grants at 35 different schools in the Highline School District. “The grant applications were more thoughtful and innovative than ever,” said Ashley Fosberg,

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Empowering Families in Literacy

Jenny Lin, a first grade teacher at Shorewood Elementary School, wrote in her Excel Grant application: “Research shows that when students have a strong foundation in reading in their first language they will develop reading skills in English at a

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High-Interest Literature

Kim Meschter is a Teacher Librarian at Chinook Middle School. Did you know that the library budget for the 2012-2013 school year was $1.25 per student – not a lot of money, so Kim requested a grant through the Foundation for money to

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Picture This … Life

Colleen Grady, a Teacher-Librarian at Midway Elementary School wanted to create a more “user-friendly” biography section in their library and applied for an Excel Grant last fall. “The current Biography section of the Midway Library is predominantly chapter books (with a few

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Burglar Alarms

Today’s story is also from the Excel Grant Archive Vault (2010) – and it begins as most adventures do – with the proposal:   “Students will read and follow directions to make burglar alarms. They will make 3 kinds of alarms with different

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Highline Schools Foundation Awards Record Amount of Classroom Grants

The Highline Schools Foundation recently awarded $41,539 through 78 classroom grants at 35 different schools in the Highline School District. 142 grant requests were received – “a sizeable increase from 2011,” according to Foundation Trustee Scott Gifford.  Thanks to the

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