Foundation Grants: Enriching the Education of Students in AISD
The Educational Grant program provides funding for innovative classroom and campus programs and projects in Allen ISD. This year, the Foundation is excited to announce that 136 grants totaling $125,000 have been awarded for the 2020-2021 school year. These grants will involve almost 200 teachers and staff and will affect every campus in the district!To date, 1,417 grants have been awarded totaling over $1,300,000!Grants are awarded to:
- Elementary and secondary classroom teachers
- Art teachers
- Physical education teachers
- Special education classroooms
- Allen ISD Learner Services Department for teacher training
To see examples of our educational grants at work, check out our #GrantinAction page or search for #GrantinAction on Facebook and Twitter to see the amazing things our teachers and staff have been working on!
Grant: Anderson's Sprouting Stars Garden
Anderson Elementary students learned about planting and growing vegetables and developed recipes that used their harvested vegetables.Grant applications are provided to Allen ISD staff every December and are submitted in February. Each application is reviewed by a committee of Foundation board members and representatives from AISD Learner Services. Funding begins with the new school year.
Foundation presents grant awards to teachers at Ford Middle School