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Dec 06
2018

Inspiring inquiry-based research at Park

The Foundation is sharing stories from grant and scholarship recipients to show how funding makes an impact. Hear how MCPASD staff, teachers and students are using their grants and scholarships, and see how your dollars make a difference! Karla Freimuth, a third grade teacher at Park, received a grant for purchasing robotics, construction and technology […]

Dec 06
2018

Practicing Mindfulness at Kromrey

The Foundation is sharing stories from grant and scholarship recipients to show how funding makes an impact. Hear how MCPASD staff, teachers and students are using their grants and scholarships, and see how your dollars make a difference! Kerry Burke, a school counselor at Kromrey, received a $575 grant for a mindfulness cart. “Thanks to […]

Nov 27
2018

Donate to the Foundation – and Double Your Impact!

Thanks to the generosity of a local resident, up to $10,000 in total donations to the Foundation between now and December 31 will be matched!  Please donate today to double your gift and to help us build on the strong momentum of support in the district and community. Our donors’ generous support helped us achieve several milestones […]

Nov 15
2018

Tree Lot Opens November 23!

The tree lot to benefit the MCPASD Education Foundation and Middleton High School DECA program will open on Friday, Nov. 23 and is scheduled to remain open for about three weeks. This is the fourth year the lot has been located in the MHS parking lot across from the tennis courts. John Docter, the owner […]

Nov 14
2018

Sauk Trail Celebrates Mexican Traditions

With a grant from the district’s Education Foundation, two Sauk Trail teachers brought a colorful, Mexican culture lesson to the school to demonstrate how ancestors who have passed continue to be remembered and honored by their friends and families. First grade teachers Kristina Mendiola and Paige Bessick, instructors in the Two-way Immersion program where students […]

Jul 06
2018

Foundation Trivia at the Middleton Good Neighbor Festival a Success!

The Good Neighbor Festival has brought our community together for over 50 years, to support many charitable organizations.  Once again this year, The Foundation sponsored a trivia contest during the festival.  This year, there were two sessions of trivia – one with a Harry Potter theme! The contest was held on Saturday, August 25 in the […]

Jun 20
2018

Foundation Updates School Board

Director of Communications Perry Hibner, who formerly was the executive director for the Education Foundation and now serves on the board, gave an update on the organization’s efforts over the past year at the Board of Education regular meeting on Monday, June 11. Hibner noted that the Foundation has raised more than $350,000 over the […]

Jun 14
2018

Sauk Trail Students Make Music with Foundation Grant

Sauk Trail students had the opportunity in their end-of-the year concerts to make music with professional jazz musicians on May 23. The MCPASD Education Foundation sponsored the concerts through a 2018 inspiration grant of $750. Children sang, played keyboards, drums, and some improvised on music teacher John Becker’s vibraphone instrument. Fourth-grade orchestra students also had the […]

Jun 06
2018

Foundation to Participate in Good Neighbor Festival Parade

The Education Foundation and Middleton-Cross Plains Area School District will once again have an entry in the Middleton Good Neighbor Festival parade, and officials are encouraging adults and their children to participate. More than 50 Foundation board members, along with District staff and their children, have participated each of the past two years. The District […]

May 22
2018

Seniors Awarded Foundation Scholarships

Seniors Chan Bowman, Juliana Castillo and and Kian Djamali were awarded 2018 Education Foundation scholarships during the annual Scholarship Night at the Performing Arts Center on Wednesday, May 16. Foundation board member and MCPASD Director of Communications Perry Hibner awarded Djamali with a $500 scholarship renewable for up to four years. Previous winners of the […]