Methow Valley Public School Funding Alliance
 


Projects Funded

2014-2015

Our Mission: Public School Funding Alliance, through community donations, enriches the learning environment for all Methow Valley public school students so that every student has equal access to a high quality education.

District-Wide Programs

    Classroom in Bloom schoolyard garden
    Methow Arts Visual and Performing Arts Programs
    International Baccalaureate teacher training


Methow Valley Elementary School

    Academic Enrichment
    Spanish classes for grades K-6
    Young Writer's Conference
    Tickets to Merc Playhouse production for grades 4-6 
    Leveled books for kindergarten classroom libraries
    Leveled books for grades 1-3

    Art and Music
    Suzuki violin classes for beginning students

    Outdoor Education
    Bugs & Beauty Field Trip for 6th grade

    Let 'Em Ride: Horseback Riding for special needs students

    Other
    Mentoring program support

    Anti-bullying assembly


Liberty Bell Junior/Senior High School

    Academic Enrichment
    LBHS literary magazine "The YAWP"
    Junior class Close Up Washington DC trip
    Young Reader's Choice Award Books for the library
    Chinese immersion field trip to Seattle (see photo at right)
    Spanish language and culture activities
    Reading books for Chinese language students
    Solid Waste & Recycling program for science students

    Art and Music
    Set construction and welding for Merc productions
    Poetry Out Loud coaching and coordination

    Outdoor Education
    Outdoor Education/Team Building for 9th grade

    Other
    College counselor
    Lunch Buddies program
    After-School tutoring program
    Close Up trip coordinator and scholarships
    Martin Luther King Day celebration
    Principal's fund


Independent Learning Center

    Academic Enrichment
    Online Math Program

    Art and Music
    Community Art Mosaic (see photo above right)

    Other
    Heathly Relationships program with Room One

     


TOTAL PROJECTS FUNDED FOR THE
2014- 2015 SCHOOL YEAR: $74,480

Previous Years' Projects

Team Building/Outdoor Ed for 9th grade
Chinese Immersion field trip which included a martial arts workshop and demonstration
at the Northwest Wushu Center in China Town (International District) in Seattle. The teacher
and his partner performed a Lion Dance
for the kids then led them through some
exercises in the traditional art of Wushu.
The kids also attended Chinese Immersion
Day on Fox Island. The workshops there
included traditional calligraphy, traditional papercutting, and historically-significant
terra cotta warrior model making.


Spanish Classes
Independent Learning Center's
Community Art Mosaic


Visiting Artist Projects
Methow Arts Visual and Performing Arts
Programs in the schools - like this
Missoula Children's Theater production
of Robin Hood



 

 
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