2018-19 Awarded Grants Announced!

Each year, Eau Claire Area School District staff have an opportunity to apply to the Eau Claire Public Schools Foundation’s grant cycle, requesting funds for various high-impact projects and needs within our schools. The Foundation sees applications for a wide array of field trips, hands-on learning experiences, and innovative projects. The 2018-19 cycle was no exception! The Eau Claire Public Schools Foundation is proud to announce this school year’s awarded grants:

  • Biotechnology Field Trip to UW-River Falls, Memorial High School
  • Jeanne Richie Learning Center After School Programming, Longfellow Elementary School
  • E2 Tea Company Entrepreneurship Program, Chippewa Valley Montessori Charter School
  • Youth Frontiers Kindness Retreat, 4th Grade, Meadowview Elementary School
  • After School Art Program, Northwoods Elementary School
  • Govin’s Farm Field Trip, Kindergarten, Putnam Heights Elementary School
  • Eau Claire Children’s Theatre “The Giver” Field Trip, 7th Grade, Northstar Middle School
  • Fitness Friday Visiting Yoga Instructor, DeLong Middle School
  • Guthrie Theatre “A Christmas Carol” Field Trip, 8th Grade, Northstar Middle School
  • Minneapolis Institute of Art Field Trip, 5th Grade, Flynn Elementary School
  • Hands of Peace Collaboration with Bared Feet, Chippewa Valley Montessori Charter School
  • Family Conversation Language Kits, Putnam Heights Elementary School
  • Makers Space Expansion, McKinley Charter School
  • Board Game Club After School Club Supplies, Northstar Middle School
  • Before and After School STEM Kits, Robbins Elementary School
  • Orchestra Instruments – New Cellos, Northstar Middle School

Many thanks to the incredible teachers and staff of Eau Claire Area School District for their tireless work on behalf of our students. We are proud to support your diligent and impassioned efforts in and out of the classrooms!

The grant cycle is open annually May 1 - September 30 to Eau Claire Area School District teachers and staff. For more information about the grant cycle, please contact Sarah French, Executive Director, at sfrench1@ecasd.us or (715) 852-3015.