Grant Summary 1996-1997

We awarded the following grants to Hopkins Schools during the 1996-1997 school year, our first grant year:

Art Kiosk

Funded design and construction of lighted kiosk at North Junior High to showcase student artists. ($500)

Awarded March 1997, NJH

Eisenhower Computer Network

Purchased a networking system for Macintosh Computer Lab. ($1,500)

Awarded September 1996, Eisenhower Elementary 

LifeLabs Kickoff

Provided funding for a kickoff program for the LifeLabs project.  Learn more about LifeLabs. ($1,000)

Awarded May 19976, District-wide 

Literary Magazine

Supported creation of a literary magazine publishing student work. ($250)

Awarded March 1997, Hopkins High School

Raku Kiln

Purchased raku kiln for students to glaze porcelain pottery. ($500)

Awarded March 1997, Hopkins High School

Rope course

Expanded physical education curriculum with “initiative tasks,” promoting social, psychological, and personal development in addition to physical skills. ($850)

Awarded March 1997, NJH

Stock Market Game

Purchased computer software incorporating the use of technology in the study of the stock market, a hot dog stand business, and supply and demand theory. ($400)

Awarded March 1997, Katherine Curren

Success Maker Program

Supported purchase of interactive computer program shown to significantly increase student achievement in math and reading. ($1,000)

Awarded March 1997, Eisenhower Elementary

Teen Trek Retreat

Supported keynote speaker and M.A.D.D. drama for an asset-building retreat. ($500)

Awarded March 1997, North Junior High and West Junior High

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