Grant History

Following is a year-by-year listing of LEAF grants to student activities in District 742.
Cumulative LEAF contributions to District 742 Academic and Activities Programs through program grants, ticket surcharge returns, contingency grants, Night Of  The Stars ticket rebates, PAKRAT program, Adopt-A-Classroom Project, Immersion Fund and Homeless Student Services Fund stands at $1,418,479 as of 03/31/2017.

Total Cumulative Endowed Fund Grants as of 03/31/2017: $585,587

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Spring 2017 Activities Fund Grants - Total: $14,824

School Project Grant Amount
Tech High School Athletics Legacy Grant $3,062
Tech High School Football Legacy Grant $1,701
South Junior High Activities Legacy Grant $1,250
Tech High School Boys Soccer $1,000
Apollo/Tech/Cathedral Robotics Competition and Registration $1,000
Tech High School Girls Track & Field Competition Uniforms $500
Tech High School Speech Team for Program and Competition Expenses $1,000
Apollo High School Boys Soccer Uniforms $1,000
South Junior High Robotics Program supplies $500
North Junior High Registration Fees for CmFPS International Competition $1,000
Apollo High School Trap-Shooting Team Range Fees $500
  Girls Softball Bats $611
  Elementary Academic Achievement Activities $450
  Flow-through to Girls Lacrosse Uniforms from J.A. Wedum Foundation $1,250
     
  Total Spring 2017
$14,824

Spring 2017 Academic Fund Grants - Total: $15,512

School Project Grant Amount
  LEAF Legacy Fund Grant to Chinese & Spanish Immersion Program $4,761
  Elementary/Middle School 2nd and 6th Graders to SJU Outdoor Field Trips $3,662
Kennedy Band Trip to MMEA Middle Level Festival $264
Talahi Physical Education Projector, videos & training tools $1,350
Madison Therapeutic, Multi-Sensory Room supplies $1,500
Talahi Storytelling Residency for 3rd Graders $500
Madison Standing Tables & Foam Mats for Flexible Classroom Seating Project    $600
Madison Maker-Space Lab $1,500
Lincoln Graphic Novels for Library $600
Tech High School One Day Guest Artist/Composer Residency $325
Lincoln Bus transportation to Minneapolis for trip to Orchestra Hall and Minnesota Institute of Art $450
     
  Total Spring 2017
$15,512

Fall 2016 Fund-a-Need Grants - Total: $12,685

Project Amount
 Mobile Hot Spots for use by need students $12,685

Fall 2016 Activities Fund Grants - Total: $20,212

School Project Grant Amount
Tech/Apollo Boys Hockey uniforms $1,000
Tech/Apollo Robotics Club supplies and equipment $2,327
Apollo High School Rock Climbing Club equipment and transportation $500
Apollo High School Weightroom equipment $750
Apollo High School Wrestling uniforms $1,000
 Apollo High School  Gymnastics equipment $1,200 
 Apollo High School  Girls Basketball uniforms $2,500 
 North Junior High  Student Leadership Council $500 
 North Junior High  Eagles Act Project Supplies $700 
 North Junior High  Art Club supplies $300 
 North Junior High  Arts Contest supplies $500 
McKinley ALC Service Project expenses $400 
 McKinley  ALC Entrepreneurship Camp $750 
 Tech High School  Robotics Club supplies $1,030 
 Tech High School  Nordic Ski Team uniforms $1,000 
 Tech High School  Girls/Boys Basketball shooting machine $1,000 
 Tech High School  Health Occupations Leadership Conferences $1,000 
 Tech High School  Dance Team costumes $1,000 
 District-wide  Disadvantaged Youth activities participation expenses $1,875 
 Talahi Elementary  Battle of the Books expenses $280 
 Contingency Grant to District  Talent Development/Elementary Knowledge Bowl $600 
  Total Fall 1996 $20,212

Spring 2016 Activities Fund Grants - Total: $14,168

School Project Grant Amount
Tech Athletics Legacy Grant $2,574
Tech Football Legacy Grant $1,726
Tech Girls Basketball Equipment $600
Apollo/Cathedral/Tech Robotics Program & Competition Expenses $1,000
Apollo Off-Season Training Equipment for Wellness Center $950
Apollo Wrestling Team Warm-Ups $900
Apollo Nordic Ski Equipment $328
McKinley/ALC Youth Service Project to VA Hospital $700
District Welcome Center Assistance for Disadvantaged Youth Participation $400
Tech New Football Uniforms $2,000
Apollo Dance Team Transportation, Warm-Ups & Supplies $300
Tech Girls Soccer Equipment & Uniforms $940
Tech Boys & Girls Track & Field Equipment $1,500
Apollo Creative Arts Magazine Supplies/Food For Event $250
     
  Total Spring 2016 $14,168

Spring 2016 Academic Fund Grants - Total: $14,664

School Project Grant Amount
LEAF Legacy Fund Grant to Chinese & Spanish Immersion Program $3,657 
Apollo FOCUS Program Funding For Students With Behavior Issues $150 
Kennedy Computer Science Curriculum for K-8 Math and Literacy Standards $2,000
  Two iPad Airs for Mars Simulation Lab $800
Early Childhood Education Materials for Conscious Discipline Program $2,000
Kennedy 8 Acer Chrome Books for 4th Grade Students To Access ALEKS $600 
Kennedy Artist To Work With a Specific Standard in 2016-17 $1,107
Apollo Theme Book Sets For English Academy 2 $750
Kennedy "FUSE" Community Garden $750
Kennedy Guided Math Stations $500 
North Junior High Portfolios For North Students With E/BD $350
North Junior High Incentives for Students With E/BD $250 
North Junior High 7th Graders to CSB/SJU Challenge Course/Teamwork    $750
North Junior High Youth Energy Summit – Environmental Issues $1,000
     
  Total Spring 2016 $14,664

Fall 2015 Fund-a-Need Grants - Total: $5,469

Project Amount
One District/One Bool Initiative $2,827
VEX Robotics $2,642

Fall 2015 Activities Fund Grants - Total $24,667

Fall 2015 Activities Fund Grants

School Project Grant Amount
Apollo Girls Soccer Uniforms $1,500
Tech Girls Basketball Uniforms $3,200
Tech Boys Uniforms $1,300
Tech Boys & Girls Track Equipment $1,400
South Jr. High VEX Robotics Starter Kits $1,000
South Jr. High Boys & Girls Basketball Uniforms $2,000
Talahi Elementary Video Artist Residency $550
  Disadvantaged Student Activities Support $1,785
North Jr. High "Draw for Art" Program Supplies $550
North Jr. High Art Club Supplies $675
North Jr. High Eagles Act Club $750
Tech 9th Grade Boys Basketball Jerseys $1,000
Tech Boys/Girls Golf Mats $1,230
Tech NASA Student Scholarships $1,200
Apollo Wellness Center $500
Apollo Wrestling Camcorders $320
District-wide First Robotics Program $2,087
Tech Orchestra Young People's Concert $300
Apollo Creative Magazine

$320

Tech Health Occupations (HOSA) Conferences/Competitions $2,000
Tech Girls Softball Jerseys $1,000
     
  Total Fall 2015 Activities Fund Grants $24,667

Spring 2015 Activities Fund Grants - Total: $14,155

School Project Grant Amount
Tech High School Athletics Legacy Grant $2,117
Tech High School Football Legacy Grant $1,661
Tech High School Funding for track/CC tent/shelter $500
District Wide Participation funding for K-12 free/reduced lunch students $600
North Jr. High Vex Robotics expenses/supplies $1,000
North Jr. High Mississippi Strings Camp scholarships for District 742 students $600
North Jr. High Participation funding for students $500
Apollo High School New football helmets for North-Side Youth Football $1,200
Area Learning Center Entrepreneurship Camp $250
Area Learning Center Youth Service Project $750
Oak Hill Tennis nets for PE classes $300
South Jr. High WeAct summer leadership program for students $1,227
Area Learning Center MAAP STARS supplies/expenses $750
Tech High School Nordic Ski equipment $500
Tech High School New basketball uniforms for boys basketball $1,200
Tech High School Speech Team coaches, travel & supplies $1,000
  Total Spring 2015 Activities Fund Grants $14,155

Spring 2015 Academic Fund Grants - Total: $13,393

School Project Grant Amount
Kennedy Reading & Writing Instant Centers $200
Clearview Drum Sets for Music Dept $450
Oak Hill SMART Board for EL Program $1,500
Lincoln Additional books with CD’s to help students read $200
North Jr. High National History Day activities $300
Lincoln Field trip to Orchestra Hall $800
North Jr. High Eagle Academy student service learning project $200
North Jr. High Resources for MN History Museum classroom lessons $525
Kennedy Reading & Writing Instant Centers $200
North Jr. High School-owned music instruments for low-income students $1,500
Madison Chrome Book Computer $300
North Jr. High SJU Challenge Course for 7th grade students $750
North Jr. High Classroom sets of wireless electronic temp probes that work with iPads $1,125
Westwood Phys Ed Equipment for winter recess $500
Talahi Native American one-week Residency $200
Early Childhood Ed Books, instructional materials, etc $1,600
Tech High School "We Need Our Space" campaign for teaching STEM concepts.  TAIL Lab $3,043
  Total Spring 2015 Academics Fund Grants $13,393

Fall 2014 Fund-a-Need Grants - Total: $13,245

Project Amount
 District Music Program $6,806
District Science Program 6,439

Fall 2014 Activities Fund Grants - Total: $21,938

School Project Grant Amount
Apollo/Tech Choir Performance of “The Peacemaker” $3000
Tech Chamber Orchestra music and transportation $300
Tech Jazz and Dixieland Bands supplies $300
Tech HOSA Program competition and conference expenses $300
District-wide Ex Curricular support for homeless/disadvantaged students $803
Tech Baseball uniforms $2000
Lincoln Elementary All Star Choir for disadvantaged students $750
ALC/McKinley Service Learning Project $450
North Jr. High Service Learning Day Project $2000
Madison Elementary Battle of the Books $135
Madison Elementary Robotics/Kano afterschool activity $500
District-wide WeAct activities $700
Apollo/Tech Alpine Skiing expenses $500
ALC/McKinley Entrepreneurship Camp $300
North Jr. High Funding for “Eagle Act” activities $1,000
Tech High School Yearbook technology needs $250
Tech High School Drama technology needs $2,500
Clearview/South Supervision of activity participants going from Clearview to South $1,500
North Jr. High Afterschool Art Club activities $800
Tech High School Girl’s Soccer uniforms $1,000
Talahi Elementary Talahi Elementary Art Residency match $350h
District-wide Robotics Program $2,200
North Jr. High Eagle Pride funding $300
  Total Fall 2014 Activities Fund Grants $21,938

Spring 2014 Activities Fund Grants - Total: $12,933

School Project Grant Amount
Tech High School Athletic Legacy Grant $1,775
Tech High School Football Legacy Grant   $1,556
South Junior High Drama Program - Wireless mic $800
ALC Veterans Service Program $750
ALC  MAAP Stars Conference & Legislative Day Transport & Registration $1,000
Roosevelt/District Wide Assistance & participation fees for homless and economically disadvanated students $650
North Art aftersschool program electronic tablets $400
Tech High School Yearbook Chrome book & supplies $500
Apollo Golf shirts  $252
Apollo/Tech Robotics Program $1,500
Tech Jump boxes for weight rooom & gym $800
Tech MSHSL mandated soccer uniforms   $1,000
Tech Speech Program supplies & expenses $1000
Tech Softball pitching machine & catchers gear $1000
  Total Spring 2014 Activities Fund Grants $12,933

Spring 2014 Academic Fund - Total: $9,530

School Project Grant Amount
Discovery School Level B,C & D Kindergarten books $400
Discovery School Visual & Verbalizing for Language Comprehension & Thinking Program $250
South Junior High Fitness Center learning tools/cardio equipment $700
Oak Hill School Leveled Literacy Intervention support $1,250
Apollo H S Technology device carts with Chrome books and iPad minis $1,000
Westwood School Grade 2 Ready to Go nonfiction books $300
Lincoln School Library graphic novels $300
Lincoln School Chrome books for student use $555
Talahi School Summer Roll & Read program  $1,000
Madison School Mobil devices for school & after-school use $1,500
Talahi Special Education Leveled Literacy interventions $1,375
Lincoln 21st Century Listening center $250
Madison Classroom VIP program $1000
Roosevelt Preschool Sitting Mats $200
  Total Spring 2014 Academic Fund $9,530

Fall 2013 Fund-a-Need Grants - Total: $15,876

School Project Grant Amount
District-wide District 742 One District/One Book Initiative $7,946
District-wide 9th grade Community Read: To Kill A Mockingbird production tickets & transportation $4,680
District-wide Robotics Program supplies and equipment $3,250
  Total Fall 2013 Fund-A-Need Grants $15,876

Fall 2013 Activities Fund - Total: $23,375

School Project Grant Amount
Apollo AV screen for the gym $400
Apollo Mentor musician for the Fall Musical $1,000
Apollo Boy’s Soccer uniforms $1,000
Apollo Sub-flooring for Wrestling program $500
Apollo Boys & Girls Swim Team timing equipment $3,500
District-wide Robotics Team supplies $1,000
District-wide St. Cloud Breakaways Alpine Ski Team Expenses $350
Kennedy Elementary Busing for students to Orchestra Concerts and tickets  $350
Lincoln Elementary Busing to Tech for Tech Skills USA memtoring $300
Madison Elementary "Battle of the Books" competition $250
North Middle School Afterschool Arts Program $600
District-wide Disadvantaged youth participation through Roosevelt Social Worker $1,150
South Middle School Speech Team meet supplies $500
South Middle School Fitness Center expansion $4,000
Tech Girl’s tennis uniforms $1,500
Tech Yearbook batteries/camera $500
Tech HOSA Team activities/conference $1,425
Tech Nordic Ski Team supplies $1,000
Tech Gymnastics Team supplies $1,000
Apollo Drama supplies and equipment $2,000
District-wide Icebreakers Girls Hockey equipment $400
  Total Fall 2013 Activities Fund $23,375

Spring 2013 Activities Fund - Total: $11,280

School Project Grant Amount
ALC McKinley ALC Youth Service Project at VA Hospital $1,500
ALC McKinley ALC McKinley $1,500
Apollo Motivational Speaker $150
Apollo Digital Media Design Group Start up $750
Apollo Robotics Team funding for supplies/competition $2,000
Kennedy MN Opera Performance Transportation for 6th graders $750
North Service Learning Project     $500
North Student transportation to MNSOTA Orchestra Festival $500
Tech Skills USA State/National competition   $500
Tech Rental for a Baby Grand Piano for Senior Project $323
Tech Activities Program Designated Funds $1,352
Tech Football Program Designated Funds    $1,455
  Total 2013 Spring Academics Fund $11,280

Spring 2013 Academics Fund - Total: $7,650

School Project Grant Amount
City Life 742 Funds for students to participate in Benton County Fair Exhibition     $240
District wide Kits for theme-based learning for Deaf/Blind students $500
Kennedy Purchase "Who Was" series for ELA,
Social Studies & Math Standards
$416
Madison Kindergarten multicultural supplies $400
Oak Hill Chromebooks for English Language Arts Standards $1,494
Roosevellt Preschool handwriting & math instructional materials $600
Talahi Create a Reading Garden in library courtyard $400
Talahi PAKRAT book bins & supplies $200
Talahi Tier 2 & Tier # Reading Intervention Program; $1,500
Talahi Curriculum materials for Leveled Literacy Intervention $900
Westwood Chromebooks for Classroom use $1,000
  Total Spring 2013 Academics Fund $7,650

Fall 2012 Fund-a-Need Grants - Total: $13,740

Following are the special LEAF Academic Fund Grants made available as a result of the October 28, 2012 LEAF Learning Renaissance Fundraiser and “Fund-the-Need” Auction that was part of that fundraiser. As a result of the Fund-the-Need auction and a generous matching grant, LEAF was able to provide $13,740 in this special granting round.

School Project Grant Amount
Apollo Classroom Response Remotes $400
Apollo Books for EL student Mentoring $500
Clearview Amity Cultural Exchange Program $3,000
Clearview Ipods for Daily 5 Literacy activities $1,000
Lincoln Technology (SmartBoards) to reduce Achievement Gap $2,000
Madison Ipod Touches for Kindergarten math/reading Interventions $875
Talahi Math Interventions $250
Talahi Junior Achievement BizTown Participation $1,580
Talahi Reading Intervention Program $2,835
Talahi SmartBoard of El JumpStart Program $1,300
  Total Fall 2012 Fund-the-Need Grants $13,740

Fall 2012 Activities Fund - Total: $20,918

School Project Grant Amount
Apollo 2 IPADS for Golf Coaches to use in Analyzing swings $50
Apollo Re-institute Bacchanal - Creative Magazine $700
Apollo New Away Hockey Uniforms $1,000
Apollo Apollo Girls Basketball Supplies $500
Apollo Two - Rebel T31 SLR Cameras for Yearbook Pictures $750
Apollo/Tech Timing System for Cross Country Meets $825
Apollo/Tech St. Cloud Robotics Club supplies $1,000
Tech New Away Hockey Uniforms $1,000
Tech Update Wellness Center with new “Cross Fit” equipment $1,500
Tech Speech Team supplies $1,000
Tech B & G Golf bags & uniforms $3,000
Tech Chamber Orchestra:  music, electronic tuner and busing $500
Tech MSHSL mandated new uniforms $2,000
Tech Students to WEDAY Manitoba (Children Helping Children) $593
Tech HOSA student events throughout the year $1,000
Tech Tech Drama Grant/LEAF Appreciation & Awards Reception $2,000
District-wide Support for impovershed student participation in activities $1,000
North Jr. High Art Club supplies, scholarships $500
North Jr. High Service Learning Day/Kids Serving Kids Initiative $2,000
  Total Fall 2012 Activities Fund $20,918

Spring 2012 Activities Fund - Total: $12,114

School Project Grant Amount
Tech Jazz Band $900
Tech Band-Percussion $700
Tech Track Poles for Pole Vault $1,500
Tech Wrestling Warm-ups $866
Tech Track Equipment $800
Tech Football Fund $1,383
Apollo Girls Soccer Uniforms $1,500
Apollo Robotics $1,000
District-wide Jr. High Honor Band $465
Roosevelt Homeless/Indigent Participation Help $1,000
South Jr. High Theater Lighting $2,000
TOTAL Total Spring 2012 Activities Fund $12,114

Spring 2012 Academic Fund - Total: $10,425

School Project Grant Amount
District ABE Volunteer Background Checks $1,000
ALC Youth Service Project $500
ALC MAPP Conference $1,500
Clearview Talkies Program $380
Talahi/Clearview Mississippi Strings $600
Lincoln Tier II Math Supplies $1,200
Lincoln IPODs $1,000
North Jr. High IPADs $3,000
Madison Planet Turtle $745
Roosevelt Early Ed Materials for Early Ed $500
  Total Spring 2012 Academic Fund $10,425

Fall 2011 Activities Fund - Total: $20,672

School Project Grant Amount
Clearview, Lincoln, Talahi, Oak Hill, South Jr. High Youth Football Equipment $1,500
North Jr. High Service Learning Day Assistance $2,500
City Life Resilience Art Contest $300
District-Wide Help for homeless/low-income activity participation $1,300
South Jr. High Art Club and Studio Time $500
Apollo Wrestling Mat $2,500
Apollo B & G XC Printable Timer $400
Apollo Robotics Competition $2,000
Apollo Target Student Service Project $500
Apollo Gymnastics Mats $1,000
Tech Start-up Costs for Track Meet $320
Tech Speech Competition Costs $1,500
Tech Start-up Costs For Super Mileage Vehicle Club $2,282
Tech Ball Cart for Basketballs $250
Tech Girls BB Practice Jerseys $300
Tech Tech Jazz Ensemble $120
Tech Boys BB Uniforms $900
Apollo Contingency Grant: Yearbook to Conference $500
Tech Contingency Grant: Girl's Hockey Jerseys $2,000
  Total Fall 2011 Activities Fund $20,672

Fall 2011 Academic Fund - Total: $12,137

School Project Grant Amount
Clearview/District Mississippi Strings Camp $1,000
Lincoln Classroom Library Project $250
Lincoln K-1 Literacy Technology $1,000
Lincoln PAKRAT Child Literacy and Parental Involvement Program $1,000
Apollo Touch-Screen cash register for special needs students $1,000
Apollo Books for ELL Jumpstart Program $1,000
District-Wide Advance Placement Prep (Summer Program) $2,787
Madison Chinese Immersion Program Books $750
Madison Planet turtle Interactive Learning Project $1,000
Madison PAKRAT Child Literacy and Parental Involvement Program $1,000
Kennedy Daily 5/Café Reading Program $500
Oak Hill PAKRAT Child Literacy and Parental Involvement Program $500
Discovery PAKRAT Child Literacy and Parental Involvement Program $350
  Total Fall 2011 Academic Fund $12,137

Spring 2011 Activities Fund - Total: $10,007

School Project Grant Amount
Tech Skills USA Team to State Competition $500
Roosevelt Homeless/Indigent Student participation $500
Apollo St. Cloud Robotics Team to State Competition $3,000
Apollo Football Sideline Parkas $675
Apollo Danceline equipment $700
Apollo Soccer equipment for games/practices $1,200
ALC Outdoor Experience for Middle School Students $865
ALC MAAP Stars Program $2,067
ALC Your Service Project at Veterans Hospital $500
  Total Spring 2011 Activities Fund $10,007

Fall 2010 Activities Fund - Total: $14,262

School Project Grant Amount
Roosevelt Financial Assistance for Homeless/Indigent $1,500
Lincoln Science Trip and Play at SJU $282
ALC Health Careers Competition $1,000
ALC Artist In Residence $600
District College Bound Field Trips $1,205
Tech Drama: Sewing Machine $450
Tech Speech/National Forensics League $2,000
Apollo Robotics Program $2,000
South WEB (Where Everyone Belongs) Program $1,500
South Wild Thinkers Science Club $1,500
South Music Composition Club $1,675
South Band Festival $550
  Total Fall 2010 Activities Fund $14,262

Spring 2010 Academic Fund - Total: $12,500

School Project Grant Amount
Oak Hill Reading Program $500
Discovery Reading Book Sets $500
Discovery SmartBoard $1,000
Tech/Apollo AP Brain Camp $2,500
Apollo Dell Netbook Computers $600
Apollo 30 MP3 Players $900
Westwood P.A.K.R.A.T. Reading Program $1,300
Talahi Reading Software $2,000
Madison Transportation to Orchestra Hall $200
Madison Youth Frontiers Program $1,000
Madison Robotics $1,000
ALC Cloud 9 STEP & Academic $1,000
  Total Spring 2010 Academic Fund $12,500

Spring 2010 Activities Fund - Total: $8,110

School Project Grant Amount
Roosevelt Homeless/Indigent Student participation $500
Tech Football Uniforms $500
Tech Track Timing System $750
Apollo Soccer Program Equipment $750
Apollo Gymnastics Floor $500
Apollo Robotics Program $1,500
South SJU Arboretum Course, etc. $750
South Chamber Choir Performance $235
Kennedy Creative Movement $375
Clearview Mississippi Strings Camp $1,500
North Drop-down Basket $750
  Total Spring 2010 Activities Fund $8,110

Fall 2009 Academic Fund - Total: $12,650

School Project Grant Amount
Roosevelt Supplemental assistance for extracurricular participation for homeless and/or indigent students $2,000
Talahi Young Author’s, Young Artists Residence $600
Apollo Gymnastics Spring floor $500
ALC-Wilson Youth Service Project at VA Hospital $1,200
ALC-Wilson MAAP Stars Conference Attendance $1,000
Westwood Prairie fire Theater residency $1,200
South Supplemental assistance for extracurricular participation for economicallydisadvantaged students $750
Tech New wrestling mat $500
Tech St. Cloud Alpine Skiing supplies $300
South Wild Thinkers Science Club $750
Tech Girl’s Lacrosse supplies $650
Tech Nordic Ski Team was benches & irons $300
Apollo Wrestling mats $500
Apollo Concert Choir $1,000
Apollo St. Cloud Robotics Team $600
Tech We the People Congressional Debates $500
  Total Fall 2009 Academic Fund $12,650

2008-09 Contingency Grants - Total: $1,750

School Project Grant Amount
Apollo FPS to national tournament $1,000
Tech Math student to regional tournament $250
Tech NFL to national tournament $500
  Total 2008-09 Contingency Grants $1,750

Spring 2009 - Total: $9,929

School Project Grant Amount
Tech Tennis Wind Screens $400
Tech Weight Room $1,000
Apollo Gymnastics Mats $700
Tech/Apollo Girls’Lacrosse Expenses $500
Tech/Apollo Alpine Skiing Expenses $750
Apollo Boys Soccer Uniforms $929
Apollo Swimming Pace Clocks $750
Tech/South At-Risk Youth Assistance $500
Apollo Softball Fields $1,000
Apollo Girls’Soccer Uniforms $1,000
Discovery Kindergarten Field Trip $400
Kennedy Football and other Programs $1,000
Apollo Upgrade Football Fields $1,000
  Total Spring 2009 $9,929

Fall 2008 - Total: $15,393

School Project Grant Amount
Madison Transportation to Orchestra Hall $400
North Sign Language Interpreter $400
Apollo Sign Language Interpreter $600
Tech Track Stop Watch $400
Discovery Tennis Nets $400
ALC Wilson Reading Program Pairing $1,000
Tech Choir Trip Expenses $793
Apollo Masterworks Concert Assistance $700
Tech Girls Basketball Jerseys $1,200
Apollo Wrestling Mats $3,000
South Science Club Supplies $1,200
Tech Disadvantaged Students’Funding $2,000
Westwood IPods $600
ALC Wilson Youth Service Project $1,000
ALC Wilson MAAP Stars $1,600
  Total Fall 2008 $15,393

Spring 2008 - Total: $11,242.00

School Project Grant Amount
District Office Reading is Fundamental $3,352.00
Tech Cross Country Time $400.00
Talahi/Oak Hill/Lincoln Orchestra Concert Busing $500.00
Talahi Responsive Classroom Project $240.00
Apollo Wellness Center Improvements $2,000.00
Apollo Track - discus improvements $500.00
District Office String Camp $600.00
Clearview Early String Start $250.00
District Office Summer Soccer for Somali and LaCruz $100.00
Tech Nordic Ski Supplies $300.00
Tech Weight Room Update $2,000.00
  Total Spring 2008 $11,242.00

Fall 2007 - Total: $13,991

School Project Grant Amount
South Middle School Orchestra Festival $265
Tech Resurfacing of wrestling mat $500
Tech Extension of gymnastics vaulting/bar pit $800
Tech Boys’basketball warm-ups $140
Tech Tract/Field warm-ups $480
Tech Girls’Lacrosse – jerseys/equipment $206
Tech Girls’Hockey - uniforms/equipment $300
Tech Nordic ski supplies $400
Tech/South Assistance for disadvantaged partic. in e.c. activities $1,500
Apollo Assistance for “Cats” production $1,500
Madison 5th grades to Mpls/Orch Hall & MIA $500
ALC/Wilson Reading mentorship w/Talahi $500
ALC/Wilson MAAP STARS conference participation $600
ALC/Wilson Youth Service Project/VA Hospital $500
Discovery Various Community Partnerships $1,0000
Discovery 5th grades to Mpls Orch Hall $500
Talahi Various Community Partnerships $700
Westwood Peaceful Playground program $1,000
Lincoln 5th grades to Mpls Orch Hall $250
District Office Dist-wide trans. for Acad Achievement activities $1,200
Oak Hill/Talahi/Lincoln Orchestra instrument cases $650
South Science Club Supplies (contingency grant) $500
  Total Fall 2007 $13,991

Spring 2007 - Total: $6,190

School Project Grant Amount
Apollo SADD Conference attendance $390
Apollo SADD Student Awareness Week $500
Apollo Fees/transportation football development activities $500
Roosevelt Early Ed Reading is Fundamental Program $1,000
Tech Nordic Ski Team equipment $2,500
Apollo Yearbook Staff supplies $800
Apollo Link Crew T-shirts $500
  Total Spring 2007 $6,190

Fall 2006 - Total: $9,586.00

School Project Grant Amount
South Science Club projects $500
South Orchestra Festival $265
ALC / Wilson MAAP Spring Conference competition $700
ALC / Wilson Youth Services Project supplies $500
Apollo / Tech Youth Services $600
Apollo Nordic Ski Team travel $400
Tech Tech Choir Chicago trip $500
Discovery Elem. Schools’academic achievement travel $1,600
Tech purchase batting cage $400
Tech / South facilitate disadvantaged youth e.c. participation $1,421
Apollo purchase sound / light console $200
Apollo purchase dresses for Concert Choir $700
Apollo production of Cinco de Mayo celebration $400
Tech assist in purchase of new diving board $500
Westwood various Academic Achievement activities $900
  Total Fall 2006 $9,586

Spring 2006 - Total: $9,134

School Project Grant Amount
Tech Minnesota Elite Math Team participation $400
Apollo Purchase new pool diving board $1,400
Tech / Apollo Channel 6 video production $1,400
Tech / Apollo Girls’Lacrosse uniforms $1,200
Tech Amnesty International activities $200
Apollo SADD Awareness (prom) activities $450
Clearview Summer Orchestra Camp $500
Apollo Purchase new balance beam / gym $1,400
     
  2005-06 Contingency Grant  
Oak Hill Future Problem Solving National Tourney travel $500
  Total Spring 2006 $9,134

Fall 2005 - Total: $7,025

School Project Grant Amount
Discovery Academic Achieve, 8 elem schs’Transport. $1,300
Apollo Anti bullying / harassment $500
ISD 742 Activities / disadvantaged participation $1,750
Talahi Young Authors’Conference $520
South Science Museum trip $450
South Science Club supplies $300
Tech Orchestral musicians, choral performance $500
Tech Jerseys, Girls BB program  
Clearview Orchestra program restart $255
Apollo Celebration Hispanic Culture $250
Lincoln Cultural Extravaganza $700
  Total Fall 2005 $7,025

Spring 2005 - Total: $5,690

School Project Grant Amount
Tech art club field trip $150
Tech literary publ. printing $500
Tech / South Disadvantaged e.c. participation $300
Apollo girls’gymnastic equip $1,500
Clearview frames: student artwork in dist 742 $450
ALC fitness room weights $1,690
Tech travel: math league $500
Tech Danceline supplies $600
  Total Spring 2005 $5,690

Fall 2004 - Total: $5,690

School Project Grant Amount
Discovery Knowl.bowl, acad triathalon, math masters $1,515
Talahi trans SCSO concert and perc. Ensemble $400
Tech/South Spring Play $1,125
North Spring musical $750
Apollo equip for wellness center $500
Tech / South Extra curr. Partic. Disadvantaged $600
Tech March for unity $300
Tech Youth football league $500
  Total Fall 2004 $5,690

Spring 2004 - Total: $5,525

School Project Grant Amount
Apollo Upgrade Wellness Center $1,000
Apollo Track hurdles $730
Apollo new lanes, boys and girls swim teams $820
Apollo District wide youth services / volunt. $945
North new fitness center equipment purch. $415
Westwood expanded academic achievement prog. $1,100
Discovery / Talahi after school theater productions $15
  Total Spring 2004 $5,525

Fall 2003 - Total: $5,225

School Project Grant Amount
South Science Fair Club $300
Discovery City-wide reorganization of Knowledge Bowl $1,600
Tech/South At-risk student involvement in Activities $1,625
Apollo Girls’gymnastics vault table $800
Talahi Literacy Tests for accel. reader prog. $500
Lincoln Curriculum / trans. MSO program $150
Westwood Curriculum / trans. MSO program $250
  Total Fall 2003 $5,225

Spring 2003 - Total: $2,803

School Project Grant Amount
Discovery MSO curriculum; transportation $300
Apollo Hispanic Club/Hispanic Month $500
Apollo Track team warm ups $1,000
Talahi MSO curriculum; transportation $300
Tech VICA activity $703
  Total Spring 2003 $2,803

Fall 2002 - Total: $6,464

School Project Grant Amount
Roosevelt Artist in Residence $500
Tech & South Batting cage frame $1,350
Discovery Academic Triathlon Program $750
Jefferson MMEA Festival preparation $350
Jefferson MSO Curriculum; transportation $350
Apollo African American Culture Club and Apollo Cultural Awareness $1,300
Apollo Messiah expenses $750
South Science Club / Science Fair $350
Oak Hill MSO Curriculum; transportation $764
  Total Fall 2002 $6,464

Spring 2002 - Total: $4,740

School Project Grant Amount
Apollo Purchase of cameras / photo club $600
South Gymnastics balance beam $1,250
Tech Upgrade weight room $500
Jefferson Airplane building project $580
Jefferson Accelerated reading program $500
Discovery State Future Problem Solving $810
Apollo Musical group/diversity event $500
  Total Spring 2002 $4,740

Fall 2001 - Total: $6,080

School Project Grant Amount
Clearview Knowledge Bowl $300
Jefferson Culture Club $500
Lincoln Culture Club $230
North Batting Cage $1,000
South Pitching machine $1,000
Apollo Jazz Clinician $500
Talahi Academic Achievement $300
Discovery Academic Achievement $500
Apollo Track team warm-up $1,000
Discovery MN Orch Program $750
  Total Fall 2001 $6,080

Spring 2001 - Total: $4,625

School Project Grant Amount
Apollo Purchase high jump pit cover $495
South Science Club / Science Fair $650
Jefferson Work with community artists $800
Westwood Purchase early emergent reading books $400
Apollo Purchase timer clock for soccer $2,280
  Total Spring 2001 $4,625

Fall 2000 - Total: $5,316

School Project Grant Amount
Roosevelt purchase Orch instruments $400
Oak Hill transportation: learn & serve prog. $500
Talahi 5th grade to Orch. Hall, Mpls $500
Apollo Scoreboard for adaptive hockey $600
Talahi Attend Children’s theater $400
Clearview Knowledge Bowl $200
South Gymnastics vault $1,266
Oak Hill Academic Achievement prog. $600
Talahi Academic Achievement prog. $600
Tech jazz clinic supplies $250
  Total Fall 2000 $5,316

Spring 2000 - Total: $3,785

School Project Grant Amount
Apollo H.S. Purchase Heart Rate Monitors $500
Technical H.S. Track runway improvement/South $400
South Science Fair participation / state comp. $500
Oak Hill Kindergarten/families reading program $885
Talahi Book Buddy mentoring program $1,500
Total: Total Spring 2000 $3,785

Fall 1999 - Total: $5,815

School Project Grant Amount
Apollo High School Asst. Knowledge Bowl Coach $450
Apollo High School Students chemical-free conference $645
North Girls’gymnastics landing mat$ $500
Tech School newspaper assistance $500
Jefferson Academic Achievement Activities $560
South New uneven parallel bars $500
South Music Students to MSO concert $500
Roosevelt After school book club $400
Clearview Academic Achievement Activities $560
Madison Artist-in residence program $500
Madison Expanded non-fiction materials $700
  Total Fall 1999 $5,815

Spring 1999 - Total: $5,028

School Project Grant Amount
South Purchase new bb backboards $1,338
Technical H.S. Purchase womens’s hockey jerseys $1,250
Technical H.S. Attend VICA Leadership Conference $540
Kennedy District-wide MN Orchestra project $700
Madison District-wide ESL / 4-H collaboration $700
Apollo H.S. Forensic League participation $500
  Total Spring 1999 $5,028

Fall 1998 - Total: $5,375

School Project Grant Amount
Apollo High School Creative Arts Magazine $300
Oak Hill  Academic Achievement Program $600
Clearview Knowledge / News Bowl $600
Apollo High School  Classical and Skate Skis $600
Apollo High School  Forensic League Participation $750
Talahi 100 Mile Club $500
North Computer Strips / Software $325
Tech Nordic Racing Skis $600
Tech  Jazz Ensemble Methods / Materials $600
Tech VICA Club Skill Olympics $500
  Total Fall 1998 $5,375

Spring 1998 - Total: $6,315

School Project Grant Amount
Oak Hill School accelerated reader program $500
Apollo H.S. T-1 calculators $700
Talahi School kindergarten class trip $400
Technical H.S. swim fins $425
Technical H.S. mats for gym $600
Jefferson Elem. School Knowledge Bowl $890
Jefferson Elem. School musical production $650
District 742 H.S. (both) girls’hockey uniforms $1,200
Apollo H.S. problem solving team to nat’l tourney $950
  Total Spring 1998 $6,315

Fall 1997 - Total: $5,750

School Project Grant Amount
Clearview students to Knowledge Bowl $625
Talahi Academic Achievement $2,000
South Junior High Knowledge Bowl software $325
South Junior High students to Science Fair $1,150
Apollo High School Choir to Mpls Convention $800
Tech High School award pending $850
  Total Fall 1997 $5,750

Spring 1997 - Total: $4,000

School Project Grant Amount
North Junior High School Soccer coaches $1,000
North Junior High School gymnastics storage closet $750
South Junior High School gymnastics mats $450
Tech High School music software $700
Tech High School students to Knowledge Bowl $1,100
  Total Spring 1997 $4,000

Fall 1996 - Total: $4,000

School Project Grant Amount
Apollo High School gymnastics flooring $1,000
South Junior High School mentor program / musical $750
Tech High School weight room flooring $1,000
Tech High School debate students to Harvard $1,000
Tech High School jazz listening library $250
  Total Fall 1996 $4,000

585,587
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