TV gear, greenhouse included in Boardman college grant initiatives

January 29, 2023 by No Comments

BOARDMAN, Ohio (WKBN) – Academics with particular initiatives within the Boardman Faculty District acquired grant cash to assist make their concepts come to life.

The Boardman Faculties Fund for Academic Excellence awarded 11 trainer grants totaling $18,000. The cash is a part of a fund supported by people, households and companies locally.

This system has awarded over $100,000 because it began in 2009. This yr, further funds have been made out there due to a $5,000 grant from the Aimee and Lulu Seidel Basis, together with the Board of Schooling’s annual $2,000 donation.

Some objects to be bought for this college yr embrace:

Supplies for recycling storage shed challenge:  Supplies for BHS Wooden Store college students to assemble an 8’X8’ storage shed used on the BHS campus for the recycling program at the highschool.

TV studio gear: Replace Glenwood Junior Excessive and BHS broadcast studios

Social/emotional initiatives: These embrace variety dialogue playing cards, emoji feeling playing cards and cubes, social abilities package and a social-emotional studying educators package for Middle Intermediate and West Boulevard Elementary. 

In-class library, versatile seating: Books, bins and rotating show stand for ebook group, wiggle chairs, steadiness balls, fidget textured strips, rug and LCD writing pill (two initiatives at BCIS)

Monticello black 8’X12’ aluminum greenhouse: To proceed year-round efforts involving Boardman Glenwood Junior Excessive’s science and nature packages.

Music packages: Seven Purple label violins with instances for BCIS, Shen Hybrid Cello with case BGJHS, Yamaha Silent Electrical Upright Bass and case at BHS (orchestra program) and two Euphoniums and a trombone for BCIS (band program).

Elementary student-led studying: Supplies for student-led studying whereas in facilities, together with flashcards, puzzles, video games and extra for school rooms at West and Robinwood.

Bodily training/particular training: From coronary heart price displays at BGJHS to a sensory room at Glenwood in addition to versatile seating and unbiased studying stations at BCIS.

Engineering Design Course of: Clay set X 128, clay software package X 10, 3D printer filament, storage BCIS tech labs.

ELA dietary supplements: New York Instances Upfront Journal for highschool college students (digital and print copies) and in-classroom versatile seating and books for literature corners at BHS.

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