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Fire Truck Ride to School

Each year LEAF auctions a Fire Truck Ride to school for a lucky elementary student!  In 2019, the winning bidders were Mark & Ann Thelen.  Due to the pandemic, the fire truck ride wasn’t able to be completed until today (May 19, 2022).

LEAF Announces School Year 2021-22 Grant Awards Totaling $244,567

Spring 2022:  $51,350

  1. $23,711 – Spring grants to student activities programs in grades K-12. These grants support all fine arts, academic and athletic student activities programs.
  2. $6,257 – grants to the district Chinese & Spanish Immersion Programs (Academic Fund)
  3. $500 – “Best of 742” photo contest grant to Apollo/Tech photography programs
  4. $185 – District 742 athletic game program grants.
  5. $4,600 – flow-through grants from donors to various Activities, and Academic Programs.
  6. $16,097 – “special programs”: (Homeless, Participation, Adopt-a-Classroom, PAKRAT, PAKCAT, Scholarships)

Homeless Student Awareness Month

Homework is Hard; Imagine How Hard it is Without a Home.  Help us lessen the negative impact of homelessness in District 742!

April is “Homelessness Student Awareness” month.  Every day, students experiencing homelessness face the daunting task of focusing on a quality education while worrying about he basic needs of reliable food, clothing and shelter.

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