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Apr 11
2019

Ellen Lindgren: Leaving a positive legacy is a given for me

For Ellen Lindgren, a charitable giving legacy is a natural extension of a lifelong commitment to supporting education. “I see the Foundation as a wonderful way to provide experiences for our students and staff that are beyond what our district budget can afford,” she says. “I was an early advocate for the creation of the […]

Mar 19
2019

21st Century eSchool: Breaking the Cycle of Poverty

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! A group of 21st Century eSchool students received a $1,400 grant for their eImpact project in 2017. […]

Mar 19
2019

Makerspace at Sauk Trail: Helping Students Explore, Build and Create

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! Sauk Trail Librarian Ann O’Rourke and Advanced Learning Specialist Amy Galassi received a $1,000 grant to expand […]

Mar 19
2019

Student Athletes at Sunset Ridge: Triathlon Training with Tri 4 Schools

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! Sunset Ridge received a $1,000 grant for its Exercise to Achievement program in the spring of 2017. […]

Feb 13
2019

Education Foundation Releases 2018 Impact Report

The referendum passing last November helped make 2018 a milestone year for MCPASD. Thanks to the generosity of our donors, 2018 was also a great year for the Education Foundation! Among our 2018 highlights, the Foundation awarded: More than $20,000 in grants at both the district level and to individual schools $2,750 in scholarships to […]

Jan 23
2019

Social Justice at Sauk Trail: Learning Through Leadership

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! Amy Galassi, an advanced learning specialist, and Kirsten Haag, a social worker, received a $610 grant for […]

Dec 23
2018

Practicing Yoga 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! Luke Kramer, a fourth grade teacher at Park, received a $500 grant to develop a “yoga in […]

Dec 23
2018

Teaching students how to code at Middleton High School

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! Lori Hunt, a computer science teacher at Middleton High School, received a $240 grant to fund student […]

Dec 06
2018

Teaching Students about Conditions in Cuba

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! Janel Anderson, a social studies teacher at Middleton High School, received a $500 grant to study in […]

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 […]