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Endowed Fund Grants: History

Following is a year-by-year listing from 1996 through 2021 of  LEAF’s endowed fund grants for student academics and activities in District 742.

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Fall 2021 Activities Fund Grants – Total: $23,275
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Apollo High SchoolBoys Basketball$800
Apollo High SchoolBoys Soccer$681
Apollo High SchoolApollo Swim and Dive Record Board$900
Apollo High SchoolArt Club Supplies and Shirts$950
Apollo High SchoolDisplay Screen$1,500
Apollo, McKinley and TechGSA Clubs$1,500
Kennedy Community SchoolBolts VEX Robotics Grades 6-8$1,500
North Junior HighGirls Who Code$562
North Junior HighMascot Update$300
North Junior HighVEX Robotics Kits$1,500
North Junior HighWhere Everyone Belongs (WEB)$700
South Junior HighVEX Robotics$1,500
South Junior HighWEB Crew$700
North & SouthGSA$700
Tech High SchoolCrush Nordic Skiing: Wax and Equipment Updates$1,483
Tech High SchoolDECA Leadership Conference$1,000
Tech High SchoolGirls Soccer$683
Tech High SchoolHOSA Leadership Conference$1,283
Tech High SchoolSwim and Dive Team Parkas (Girls and Boys)$2,033
Tech High SchoolVEX Robotics Club$1,500
WestwoodGreat Theatre Play in a Week$1,500
 Total Fall 2021$23,275
Fall 2021 Academic Fund Grants – Total: $21,231
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Apollo High SchoolPAES Lab$1,300
Apollo High SchoolBARR for all 9th grade students$250
Apollo High SchoolHands On Learning-Science$500
DiscoveryRepresentation Project$1,000
DiscoveryScience Lab$1,000
LincolnAVMR: Advantage Math Recovery$2,487
LincolnLincoln All Stars Achieve!$500
North Junior HighAcademic Enrichment Activities$1,407
North Junior HighCalming Corner$419
North Junior HighFlexibility in the Classroom$325
North Junior HighMN Studies Novels-Broken Blade and Wintering$700
North Junior HighPower Up Headphones$287
North Junior HighScience Enrichment 2021-2022$750
North Junior HighUpdating Flexible Seating$325
Oak HillPreschool STEM and Fine Motor Units$504
Oak HillSTEM Morning Tubs for First Grade$186
QuarryviewSupporting Social Emotional and Functional Developmental$1,387
Quarryview Early ChildhoodBooks/toys to Enrich Curriculum$500
Roosevelt Education CenterBehavior Reinforcement Rewards$250
Roosevelt Education CenterBooks to help engage readers$100
Roosevelt Education CenterHow High is the Sky? Weather Balloon Project$600
South Junior HighFarm Camp Field Day$1,000
TalahiMs. Trebesch’s Classroom Needs$100
Tech High SchoolEquitable Calculations$1,680
Tech High SchoolPopular Novel Circles$837
Tech High SchoolTech High School Recycling Project$1,837
Tech High SchoolTiger Proud$1,000
WestwoodWestwood Robotics (Sphero) Project$540
 Total Fall 2021$21,231
Spring 2021 – COVID Related, Restricted & Contingency Grants – Total: $44,639.00
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
DistrictDistance Learning Academy – Creating Positive Teacher/Student Connections$1,000.00
ApolloAttendance Incentives for Distance Learning$954.00
KennedyPBIS Program Incentives$500.00
ClearviewOutdoor Learning Space Development$2,967.00
TechNHS Grad Stoles$550.00
TechBuilding Access/Reducing Risks$900.00
TechPBIS Incentives$1,000
TechTiger Pride$1,400.00
South Jr. HighMindful YOGA Mats$1,032.00
South Jr. HighPositive School Behavior Incentives$1,000.00
South Jr. HighMobile Makerspace Cart$1,000.00
McKinleyTeen Truth Program Grant$2,400.00
Clearview/MadisonChinese/Spanish Immersion Program – Legacy Fund$6,856.00
TechSchmitz Scholarship – Legacy Fund$5,000.00
Apollo/TechSpring 2021 Tech/Apollo Virtual Choir Project$2,300.00
TechStudent Hygiene Essentials$1,500.00
ApolloFootball – Practice Uniforms$1,500.00
ApolloTrack Needs$1,161.00
TechSoftball Helmets$330.00
TechAthletics – Legacy Fund$4,520.00
TechFootball – Legacy Fund$1,836.00
ApolloActivities – Legacy Fund$1,633.00
SouthActivities – Legacy Fund$1300.00
SouthWEB Crew Supplies for Summer Training$500.00
SouthMicroscope Service & Repair$500.00
 Total Spring Activities Grants 2020$44,639.00
Fall 2020 COVID-19 Grants – Total: $22,100.00
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
 Headphones for District Learning$10,000.00
 Curricular supplies related to District Learning$5,000.00
 Early Childhood Education Program Needs$1,500.00
 North Jr. High “Making Positive Connections During Distance Learning”$1,250.00
 Tech Boys Soccer Coach$850.00
 Apollo Boys Basketball Uniforms$1,500.00
 Tech Boys Basketball Uniforms$1,500.00
 Lincoln Elementary “Dress Up Day” support$500.00
 Total Spring Activities Grants 2020$22,100.00
Fall 2020 Fund-a-Need Grants – Total: $15,584.00
Chromebooks & hot spots$15,584.00
Spring 2020 Activities Fund Grants – Total: $15,169.00
 Tech Athletics$4,520.00
 Tech Football$1,836.00
 Apollo Activities$1,633.00
 South Activites$1,300
Tech HighGirls Soccer$750.00
Tech HighTrack$785.00
McKinley/ALCMAAP STARS$645.00
North Jr. HighCommunity Action Day$670.00
North Jr. HighWhere Everyone Belongs$500.00
Apollo/NorthEagle FPS/CPS$375.00
District 742Gearheads Robotics$550.00
Apollo HighSwim/Dive Team$430.00
Tech HighHOSA Conference$500.00
Tech HighAVID Senior Trip$175.00
 Tech Speech to Harvard$500.00
 Total Spring Activities Grants 2020$15,169.00
Spring 2020 Academic Fund Grants – Total: $14,317.00
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Clearview/MadisonChinese/Spanish Immersion Program$6,517.00
Tech HighSchmitz Scholarship$5,000.00
 Get Fit At Home$1,000.00
 Internet Hot Spots for District 7421,800.00
 Total Spring Academic Grants 2020$14,317.00
Fall 2019 Activities Fund Grants – Total: $21,046.00
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Apollo HighSt Cloud Apollo Boys Basketball$2,000.00
Apollo HighApollo Boys Soccer$1,600.00
Tech HighTech Speech and Debate$2,000.00
Tech HighTech ESports$1,100.00
Tech HighTech HOSA Leadership Conference participation (school-year events)$2,346.00
McKinley/ALCMcKinley Action Team$1,500.00
Apollo HighApollo Swimming Underwater Speaker and Coaching System$750.00
Apollo HighApollo Eagle Swim Camp- Transportation$600.00
Tech HighTech DECA State Leadership Conference$1,500.00
Tech HSSt Cloud Tech Softball$2,000.00
Tech HSTech Nordic Ski equipment 2019$1,200.00
North Jr. HSNorth Eagle Future Problem SolvingCommunity Problem Solving (FPS/CmPS)$1,950.00
Tech HSTech Girls Soccer$2,500.00
 Total Fall Activities Grants 2019$21,046.00
Fall 2019 Academic Fund Grants – Total: $12,224.00
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Lincoln ElementaryAdding Depth and Complexity to Multicultural Books$1,047.00
Madison ElementaryProject Story Boost $505.00
North Jr. HighFish in a Tree Novel Study $202.00
North Jr. HighFlexible Seating and Flexible Teaching$705.00
North Jr. HighGive Science Back its Legs!$1,160.00
North Jr. HighScience experiential learning through hands on activites$1,000.00
QuarryviewBirth to Three Home Intervention Gross Motor Enrichment$808.00
QuarryviewECFE Environment Enrichment$2,905.00
South Jr. HighEnriching Social and Emotional Growth Opportunities$150.00
South Jr. HighSJU Outdoor University Field Trip$650.00
Talahi ElementaryCulture and Diversity Through the Creation of Collaborative and Individual Spoken Word Pieces.$1,500.00
Tech HighHigh School Math Classroom Manipulative Tables $392.00
Tech HighHistory Day at Tech!$1,200.00
 Total Fall Academic Grants 2019$12,224.00
Spring 2019 Activities Fund Grants – Total: $15,117
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
South Junior HighActivities$1,300
Tech HighAthletics$4,018
Tech HighFootball$1,826
Apollo HighActivities$1,467
Apollo HighFootball travel bags$2,000 
Apollo HighTrack timing equipment$492
Talahi ElementaryBankshot Basketball$800
North Junior HighFuture Problem Solving (FPS/CmPS)$1,000
Apollo High /District 742Granite City Gearheads Robotics$500 
Tech HighDrama for microphone upgrades$714
Tech HighPBIS Program$1,000
 Total Spring Activities Grants 2019$15,117
Spring 2019 Academic Fund Grants – Total: $27,854.09
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
District 742LEAF Legacy Fund Grant to Chinese/Spanish Immersion Programs$6,102.09
District 742LEAF Legacy Fund Grant to Schmitz Scholarship$5,000
Kennedy CommunityCanine Support/Therapy Program$250
Tech HighAfter school enrichment program$800
McKinley/ALCBasketball for physical education$400
Tech HighASL student trip to MN State Academy for the deaf$400
 Early Education Program for birth to three home visiting$500
North Junior HighChallenge course and team building at St. John’s$750
ClearviewClearview Forest geocaching project$1,900
District 742Closing the Homework Gap with Hotspots Project$2,802
Kennedy CommunityCritical and Creative Thinkers project$500
North Junior HighFlexible seating project$600
South Junior HighLiterature Circles$500
McKinley/ALCMAAP STARS Leadership Conference$500
McKinley/ALCYouth Service Project at VA$400
Westwood ElementaryMakerSpace 3D printer$500
North Junior HighMinnesota Studies Enrichment Projects$1,000
South Junior HighSchool visit from the International Owl Center$700
District 742“Science Dimensions” posters and classroom planning cards$500
South Junior HighSouth Enrichment Days$750
North Junior HighSt. John’s Canoeing and Challenge Course$2000
Apollo HighZot Art for students with different abilities$1000
 Total Spring Academic Grants 2019$27,854.09
Fall 2018 Activities Fund Grants – Total: $21,250
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
South Junior HighFootball and Volleyball Uniforms$1,000
North Junior HighSoccer shin guards$500
Tech High SchoolBoys basketball jerseys & bags$750
Tech High SchoolTrack warm-ups$1,875
Tech High SchoolNordic Ski supplies$1,000 
Tech High SchoolGirls Soccer jerseys$1,000
Tech High SchoolGirls Basektball bags$500
Apollo High SchoolNordic Ski boots$1,000
Apollo High SchoolGirls Softball uniforms$1,000
Kennedy Community SchoolDrama Program$825
Tech High SchoolLeadership Conferences$1,000
Apollo High SchoolMath League$950
McKinley/ALCEntrepreneurship Mini Camp$750
North Junior HighHistory Day competition$400
North Junior HighWEB Program$600
McKinley/ALCService Learning Projects$1,000
North Junior HighStudent Council t-shirts$150
North Junior HighArt Club supplies$550
Tech High SchoolYearbook DSLR camera$700
Apollo High SchoolYearbook camera lenses$700
Tech High SchoolSpeech Team supplies$2,000
District-wideFIRST Robotics equipment & supplies$1,000
Apollo High SchoolSwim Camp transportation & expenses$1,000
Quarryview/Community EdDistrict 742 Youth Choir$1,000
 Total Fall 2018$21,250
Fall 2018 Academic Fund Contingency Grants – Total: $1,500
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
South Junior HighFootball and Volleyball Uniforms$$500
North Junior HighSoccer shin guards$500
Tech High SchoolBoys basketball jerseys & bags$500
 Total Fall Contingency Grants 2018$1,500
Fall 2018 Fund-a-Need Grants – Total: $12,000
English Language Learners Program$12,000
Spring 2018 Activities Fund Grants – Total: $16,334
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Tech High SchoolActivities$1,250
South Junior HighActivities$3,518
Tech High SchoolFootball$1,818
Apollo High SchoolActivities$1,250
Tech High SchoolGirls Soccer Uniforms$1,000 
Apollo High SchoolGirls & Boys Cross Country Uniforms$800 
Apollo High SchoolRock Climbing Club$250 
Apollo High SchoolSwim & Dive Team Warm Ups$950 
Tech High SchoolGirls Golf Stand Bags$750
Tech High SchoolBoys Golf Stand Bags$750
North Junior High SchoolVEX Robotics software & equipment$1,000
Apollo High SchoolBoys Varsity Soccer equipment$1,000
Apollo High SchoolBaseball Jaeger Bands to promote arm strength$298
Apollo/Tech/St. John’s PrepFIRST Robotics Program expenses$700
North Junior High SchoolFPS/CmPS Competition expenses$1,000
 Total Spring 2018$16,334
Spring 2018 Academic Fund Grants – Total: $21,181
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
 Chinese/Spanish Immersion Programs$4,761
 Schmitz Scholarship$5,000
South Junior High7th Grade Science Conservation Kit$580
TalahiKindergarten Artist Residency for one week$550
KennedyTherapy Dog visits$500
McKinley/ALCScience “hands-on” activity$350
North Junior HighHigh Inter-disciplinary Unit on Minnesota (speakers/presenters)$1,440
North Junior HighWhere Everybody Belongs-Boomerang Project$1,440
North Junior High6th-Grade Field Trip to Mill City Museum$2,500
South Junior HighZero-Hour Physical Activity Program$1,500
McKinley/ALCYouth Service Project at VA$1,100
 MAAP STARS Fall Leadership Conference$1,000
 Total Spring 2018$21,181
Fall 2017 Academic Fund Contingency Grants – Total: $2,060
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Tech/Apollo High SchoolPurchase of 40 books, I Am Malala for EL Language Arts$560
District-wideOne District, One Book Initiative support$1,500
 Total Fall 2017$2,060
Fall 2017 Fund-a-Need Grants – Total: $10,417
District 742 Elementary Talent Development Program$10,417
Fall 2017 Activities Fund Grants – Total: $21,500
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Apollo High SchoolCARE Club supplies for diversity initiatives$472
District-wideUnited States Academic Triathlon Program$2,000
Tech High Schoo9th grade Boys Basketball uniforms$1,000
Apollo High SchoolGirls Swim/Diving Parkas$950
Apollo High SchoolAdapted Softball uniforms$1,000
Apollo High SchoolDance Team costumes$1,000
McKinley/ALCEntrepreneurships Camp expenses$1,000
McKinley/ALCService Learning Project Funding$500
Apollo High SchoolWeight Room equipment$750
Apollo High SchoolWrestling Mat for practice$1,000
Apollo High SchoolGirls Basketball uniforms$1,000
Apollo/Cathedral/TechFirst Robotics Program support$1,000
Apollo High SchoolEquipment for Rock Climbing Club$500
Tech High School Chromebook and camera lens for Yearbook$500
Kennedy Community SchoolVEX Robotics equipment & supplies$1,000
Tech High School Girls Soccer Uniforms$1,000
McKinley/ALCBoys Basketball uniforms$750
District-wideElementary Geography Bee expenses$480
Tech High School Girls & Boys Swim Warm-ups$950
Tech High School Girls Track competition uniforms$1,000
Tech High School HOSA funding for participation in events$1,000
Tech High School Nordic Ski Team equipment and uniforms$1,000
Tech High School Gymnastics balance beam and sting mat$900
Tech High School District-wide Honor Choir Performance expenses$750
 Total Fall 2017$21,500
Spring 2017 Activities Fund Grants – Total: $14,824
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Tech High SchoolAthletics Legacy Grant$3,062
Tech High SchoolFootball Legacy Grant$1,701
South Junior HighActivities Legacy Grant$1,250
Tech High SchoolBoys Soccer$1,000
Apollo/Tech/CathedralRobotics Competition and Registration$1,000
Tech High SchoolGirls Track & Field Competition Uniforms$500
Tech High SchoolSpeech Team for Program and Competition Expenses$1,000
Apollo High SchoolBoys Soccer Uniforms$1,000
South Junior HighRobotics Program supplies$500
North Junior HighRegistration Fees for CmFPS International Competition$1,000
Apollo High SchoolTrap-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
SchoolProjectGrant 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
KennedyBand Trip to MMEA Middle Level Festival$264
TalahiPhysical Education Projector, videos & training tools$1,350
MadisonTherapeutic, Multi-Sensory Room supplies$1,500
TalahiStorytelling Residency for 3rd Graders$500
MadisonStanding Tables & Foam Mats for Flexible Classroom Seating Project   $600
MadisonMaker-Space Lab$1,500
LincolnGraphic Novels for Library$600
Tech High SchoolOne Day Guest Artist/Composer Residency$325
LincolnBus 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
 Mobile Hot Spots for use by need students$12,685
Fall 2016 Activities Fund Grants – Total: $20,212
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Tech/ApolloBoys Hockey uniforms$1,000
Tech/ApolloRobotics Club supplies and equipment$2,327
Apollo High SchoolRock Climbing Club equipment and transportation$500
Apollo High SchoolWeightroom equipment$750
Apollo High SchoolWrestling 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 
McKinleyALC 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
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
TechAthletics Legacy Grant$2,574
TechFootball Legacy Grant$1,726
TechGirls Basketball Equipment$600
Apollo/Cathedral/TechRobotics Program & Competition Expenses$1,000
ApolloOff-Season Training Equipment for Wellness Center$950
ApolloWrestling Team Warm-Ups$900
ApolloNordic Ski Equipment$328
McKinley/ALCYouth Service Project to VA Hospital$700
District Welcome CenterAssistance for Disadvantaged Youth Participation$400
TechNew Football Uniforms$2,000
ApolloDance Team Transportation, Warm-Ups & Supplies$300
TechGirls Soccer Equipment & Uniforms$940
TechBoys & Girls Track & Field Equipment$1,500
ApolloCreative Arts Magazine Supplies/Food For Event$250
 Total Spring 2016$14,168
Spring 2016 Academic Fund Grants – Total: $14,664
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
LEAFLegacy Fund Grant to Chinese & Spanish Immersion Program$3,657 
ApolloFOCUS Program Funding For Students With Behavior Issues $150 
KennedyComputer Science Curriculum for K-8 Math and Literacy Standards $2,000
 Two iPad Airs for Mars Simulation Lab$800
Early Childhood EducationMaterials for Conscious Discipline Program$2,000
Kennedy8 Acer Chrome Books for 4th Grade Students To Access ALEKS$600 
KennedyArtist To Work With a Specific Standard in 2016-17 $1,107
ApolloTheme Book Sets For English Academy 2$750
Kennedy“FUSE” Community Garden$750
KennedyGuided Math Stations$500 
North Junior HighPortfolios For North Students With E/BD$350
North Junior HighIncentives for Students With E/BD $250 
North Junior High7th Graders to CSB/SJU Challenge Course/Teamwork   $750
North Junior HighYouth Energy Summit – Environmental Issues$1,000
 Total Spring 2016$14,664
Fall 2015 Fund-a-Need Grants – Total: $5,469
One District/One Bool Initiative$2,827
VEX Robotics$2,642
Fall 2015 Activities Fund Grants – Total $24,667
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
ApolloGirls Soccer Uniforms $1,500
TechGirls Basketball Uniforms$3,200
TechBoys Uniforms$1,300
TechBoys & Girls Track Equipment $1,400
South Jr. HighVEX Robotics Starter Kits $1,000
South Jr. HighBoys & Girls Basketball Uniforms $2,000
Talahi ElementaryVideo Artist Residency $550
 Disadvantaged Student Activities Support $1,785
North Jr. High“Draw for Art” Program Supplies$550
North Jr. HighArt Club Supplies $675
North Jr. HighEagles Act Club$750
Tech9th Grade Boys Basketball Jerseys$1,000
TechBoys/Girls Golf Mats$1,230
TechNASA Student Scholarships $1,200
ApolloWellness Center$500
ApolloWrestling Camcorders$320
District-wideFirst Robotics Program$2,087
TechOrchestra Young People’s Concert$300
ApolloCreative Magazine


TechHealth Occupations (HOSA) Conferences/Competitions$2,000
TechGirls Softball Jerseys$1,000
 Total Fall 2015 Activities Fund Grants$24,667
Spring 2015 Activities Fund Grants – Total: $14,155
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Tech High SchoolAthletics Legacy Grant $2,117
Tech High SchoolFootball Legacy Grant$1,661
Tech High SchoolFunding for track/CC tent/shelter$500
District WideParticipation funding for K-12 free/reduced lunch students $600
North Jr. HighVex Robotics expenses/supplies $1,000
North Jr. HighMississippi Strings Camp scholarships for District 742 students $600
North Jr. HighParticipation funding for students $500
Apollo High SchoolNew football helmets for North-Side Youth Football $1,200
Area Learning CenterEntrepreneurship Camp$250
Area Learning CenterYouth Service Project$750
Oak HillTennis nets for PE classes$300
South Jr. HighWeAct summer leadership program for students$1,227
Area Learning CenterMAAP STARS supplies/expenses$750
Tech High SchoolNordic Ski equipment $500
Tech High SchoolNew basketball uniforms for boys basketball$1,200
Tech High SchoolSpeech Team coaches, travel & supplies$1,000
 Total Spring 2015 Activities Fund Grants$14,155
Spring 2015 Academic Fund Grants – Total: $13,393
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
KennedyReading & Writing Instant Centers$200
ClearviewDrum Sets for Music Dept$450
Oak HillSMART Board for EL Program$1,500
LincolnAdditional books with CD’s to help students read$200
North Jr. HighNational History Day activities$300
LincolnField trip to Orchestra Hall$800
North Jr. HighEagle Academy student service learning project$200
North Jr. HighResources for MN History Museum classroom lessons$525
KennedyReading & Writing Instant Centers$200
North Jr. HighSchool-owned music instruments for low-income students$1,500
MadisonChrome Book Computer$300
North Jr. HighSJU Challenge Course for 7th grade students$750
North Jr. HighClassroom sets of wireless electronic temp probes that work with iPads$1,125
WestwoodPhys Ed Equipment for winter recess$500
TalahiNative American one-week Residency$200
Early Childhood EdBooks, 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
 District Music Program$6,806
District Science Program$6,439
Fall 2014 Activities Fund Grants – Total: $21,938
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Apollo/TechChoir Performance of “The Peacemaker”$3000
TechChamber Orchestra music and transportation$300
TechJazz and Dixieland Bands supplies$300
TechHOSA Program competition and conference expenses$300
District-wideEx Curricular support for homeless/disadvantaged students$803
TechBaseball uniforms$2000
Lincoln ElementaryAll Star Choir for disadvantaged students$750
ALC/McKinleyService Learning Project$450
North Jr. HighService Learning Day Project$2000
Madison ElementaryBattle of the Books$135
Madison ElementaryRobotics/Kano afterschool activity$500
District-wideWeAct activities$700
Apollo/TechAlpine Skiing expenses$500
ALC/McKinleyEntrepreneurship Camp$300
North Jr. HighFunding for “Eagle Act” activities$1,000
Tech High SchoolYearbook technology needs$250
Tech High SchoolDrama technology needs$2,500
Clearview/SouthSupervision of activity participants going from Clearview to South$1,500
North Jr. HighAfterschool Art Club activities$800
Tech High SchoolGirl’s Soccer uniforms$1,000
Talahi ElementaryTalahi Elementary Art Residency match$350h
District-wideRobotics Program$2,200
North Jr. HighEagle Pride funding$300
 Total Fall 2014 Activities Fund Grants$21,938
Spring 2014 Activities Fund Grants – Total: $12,933
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Tech High SchoolAthletic Legacy Grant$1,775
Tech High SchoolFootball Legacy Grant  $1,556
South Junior HighDrama Program – Wireless mic$800
ALCVeterans Service Program$750
ALC MAAP Stars Conference & Legislative Day Transport & Registration$1,000
Roosevelt/District WideAssistance & participation fees for homless and economically disadvanated students$650
NorthArt aftersschool program electronic tablets$400
Tech High SchoolYearbook Chrome book & supplies$500
ApolloGolf shirts $252
Apollo/TechRobotics Program$1,500
TechJump boxes for weight rooom & gym$800
TechMSHSL mandated soccer uniforms  $1,000
TechSpeech Program supplies & expenses$1000
TechSoftball pitching machine & catchers gear$1000
 Total Spring 2014 Activities Fund Grants$12,933
Spring 2014 Academic Fund – Total: $9,530
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Discovery SchoolLevel B,C & D Kindergarten books$400
Discovery SchoolVisual & Verbalizing for Language Comprehension & Thinking Program$250
South Junior HighFitness Center learning tools/cardio equipment$700
Oak Hill SchoolLeveled Literacy Intervention support$1,250
Apollo H STechnology device carts with Chrome books and iPad minis$1,000
Westwood SchoolGrade 2 Ready to Go nonfiction books$300
Lincoln SchoolLibrary graphic novels$300
Lincoln SchoolChrome books for student use$555
Talahi SchoolSummer Roll & Read program $1,000
Madison SchoolMobil devices for school & after-school use$1,500
TalahiSpecial Education Leveled Literacy interventions$1,375
Lincoln21st Century Listening center$250
MadisonClassroom VIP program$1000
Roosevelt PreschoolSitting Mats$200
 Total Spring 2014 Academic Fund$9,530
Fall 2013 Fund-a-Need Grants – Total: $15,876
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
District-wideDistrict 742 One District/One Book Initiative$7,946
District-wide9th grade Community Read: To Kill A Mockingbird production tickets & transportation$4,680
District-wideRobotics Program supplies and equipment$3,250
 Total Fall 2013 Fund-A-Need Grants$15,876
Fall 2013 Activities Fund – Total: $23,375
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
ApolloAV screen for the gym$400
ApolloMentor musician for the Fall Musical$1,000
ApolloBoy’s Soccer uniforms$1,000
ApolloSub-flooring for Wrestling program$500
ApolloBoys & Girls Swim Team timing equipment$3,500
District-wideRobotics Team supplies$1,000
District-wideSt. Cloud Breakaways Alpine Ski Team Expenses$350
Kennedy ElementaryBusing for students to Orchestra Concerts and tickets $350
Lincoln ElementaryBusing to Tech for Tech Skills USA memtoring$300
Madison Elementary“Battle of the Books” competition$250
North Middle SchoolAfterschool Arts Program$600
District-wideDisadvantaged youth participation through Roosevelt Social Worker$1,150
South Middle SchoolSpeech Team meet supplies$500
South Middle SchoolFitness Center expansion$4,000
TechGirl’s tennis uniforms$1,500
TechYearbook batteries/camera$500
TechHOSA Team activities/conference$1,425
TechNordic Ski Team supplies$1,000
TechGymnastics Team supplies$1,000
ApolloDrama supplies and equipment$2,000
District-wideIcebreakers Girls Hockey equipment$400
 Total Fall 2013 Activities Fund$23,375
Spring 2013 Activities Fund – Total: $11,280
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
ALC McKinleyALC Youth Service Project at VA Hospital$1,500
ALC McKinleyALC McKinley$1,500
ApolloMotivational Speaker$150
ApolloDigital Media Design Group Start up$750
ApolloRobotics Team funding for supplies/competition$2,000
KennedyMN Opera Performance Transportation for 6th graders$750
NorthService Learning Project    $500
NorthStudent transportation to MNSOTA Orchestra Festival$500
TechSkills USA State/National competition  $500
TechRental for a Baby Grand Piano for Senior Project$323
TechActivities Program Designated Funds$1,352
TechFootball Program Designated Funds   $1,455
 Total 2013 Spring Academics Fund$11,280
Spring 2013 Academics Fund – Total: $7,650
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
City Life 742Funds for students to participate in Benton County Fair Exhibition    $240
District wideKits for theme-based learning for Deaf/Blind students$500
KennedyPurchase “Who Was” series for ELA, Social Studies & Math Standards$416
MadisonKindergarten multicultural supplies$400
Oak HillChromebooks for English Language Arts Standards$1,494
RoosevelltPreschool handwriting & math instructional materials$600
TalahiCreate a Reading Garden in library courtyard$400
TalahiPAKRAT book bins & supplies$200
TalahiTier 2 & Tier # Reading Intervention Program;$1,500
TalahiCurriculum materials for Leveled Literacy Intervention$900
WestwoodChromebooks 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.

SchoolProjectGrant Amount
ApolloClassroom Response Remotes$400
ApolloBooks for EL student Mentoring$500
ClearviewAmity Cultural Exchange Program$3,000
ClearviewIpods for Daily 5 Literacy activities$1,000
LincolnTechnology (SmartBoards) to reduce Achievement Gap$2,000
MadisonIpod Touches for Kindergarten math/reading Interventions$875
TalahiMath Interventions$250
TalahiJunior Achievement BizTown Participation$1,580
TalahiReading Intervention Program$2,835
TalahiSmartBoard of El JumpStart Program$1,300
 Total Fall 2012 Fund-the-Need Grants$13,740
Fall 2012 Activities Fund – Total: $20,918
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Apollo2 IPADS for Golf Coaches to use in Analyzing swings$50
ApolloRe-institute Bacchanal – Creative Magazine$700
ApolloNew Away Hockey Uniforms$1,000
ApolloApollo Girls Basketball Supplies$500
ApolloTwo – Rebel T31 SLR Cameras for Yearbook Pictures$750
Apollo/TechTiming System for Cross Country Meets$825
Apollo/TechSt. Cloud Robotics Club supplies$1,000
TechNew Away Hockey Uniforms$1,000
TechUpdate Wellness Center with new “Cross Fit” equipment$1,500
TechSpeech Team supplies$1,000
TechB & G Golf bags & uniforms$3,000
TechChamber Orchestra:  music, electronic tuner and busing$500
TechMSHSL mandated new uniforms$2,000
TechStudents to WEDAY Manitoba (Children Helping Children)$593
TechHOSA student events throughout the year$1,000
TechTech Drama Grant/LEAF Appreciation & Awards Reception$2,000
District-wideSupport for impovershed student participation in activities$1,000
North Jr. HighArt Club supplies, scholarships$500
North Jr. HighService Learning Day/Kids Serving Kids Initiative$2,000
 Total Fall 2012 Activities Fund$20,918
Spring 2012 Activities Fund – Total: $12,114
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
TechJazz Band$900
TechTrack Poles for Pole Vault$1,500
TechWrestling Warm-ups$866
TechTrack Equipment$800
TechFootball Fund$1,383
ApolloGirls Soccer Uniforms$1,500
District-wideJr. High Honor Band$465
RooseveltHomeless/Indigent Participation Help$1,000
South Jr. HighTheater Lighting$2,000
TOTALTotal Spring 2012 Activities Fund$12,114
Spring 2012 Academic Fund – Total: $10,425
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
District ABEVolunteer Background Checks$1,000
ALCYouth Service Project$500
ALCMAPP Conference$1,500
ClearviewTalkies Program$380
Talahi/ClearviewMississippi Strings$600
LincolnTier II Math Supplies$1,200
North Jr. HighIPADs$3,000
MadisonPlanet Turtle$745
Roosevelt Early EdMaterials for Early Ed$500
 Total Spring 2012 Academic Fund$10,425
Fall 2011 Activities Fund – Total: $20,672
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Clearview, Lincoln, Talahi, Oak Hill, South Jr. HighYouth Football Equipment$1,500
North Jr. HighService Learning Day Assistance$2,500
City LifeResilience Art Contest$300
District-WideHelp for homeless/low-income activity participation$1,300
South Jr. HighArt Club and Studio Time$500
ApolloWrestling Mat$2,500
ApolloB & G XC Printable Timer$400
ApolloRobotics Competition$2,000
ApolloTarget Student Service Project$500
ApolloGymnastics Mats$1,000
TechStart-up Costs for Track Meet$320
TechSpeech Competition Costs$1,500
TechStart-up Costs For Super Mileage Vehicle Club$2,282
TechBall Cart for Basketballs$250
TechGirls BB Practice Jerseys$300
TechTech Jazz Ensemble$120
TechBoys BB Uniforms$900
ApolloContingency Grant: Yearbook to Conference$500
TechContingency Grant: Girl’s Hockey Jerseys$2,000
 Total Fall 2011 Activities Fund$20,672
Fall 2011 Academic Fund – Total: $12,137
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Clearview/DistrictMississippi Strings Camp$1,000
LincolnClassroom Library Project$250
LincolnK-1 Literacy Technology$1,000
LincolnPAKRAT Child Literacy and Parental Involvement Program$1,000
ApolloTouch-Screen cash register for special needs students$1,000
ApolloBooks for ELL Jumpstart Program$1,000
District-WideAdvance Placement Prep (Summer Program)$2,787
MadisonChinese Immersion Program Books$750
MadisonPlanet turtle Interactive Learning Project$1,000
MadisonPAKRAT Child Literacy and Parental Involvement Program$1,000
KennedyDaily 5/Café Reading Program$500
Oak HillPAKRAT Child Literacy and Parental Involvement Program$500
DiscoveryPAKRAT Child Literacy and Parental Involvement Program$350
 Total Fall 2011 Academic Fund$12,137
Spring 2011 Activities Fund – Total: $10,007
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
TechSkills USA Team to State Competition$500
RooseveltHomeless/Indigent Student participation$500
ApolloSt. Cloud Robotics Team to State Competition$3,000
ApolloFootball Sideline Parkas$675
ApolloDanceline equipment$700
ApolloSoccer equipment for games/practices$1,200
ALCOutdoor Experience for Middle School Students$865
ALCMAAP Stars Program$2,067
ALCYour Service Project at Veterans Hospital$500
 Total Spring 2011 Activities Fund$10,007
Fall 2010 Activities Fund – Total: $14,262
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
RooseveltFinancial Assistance for Homeless/Indigent$1,500
LincolnScience Trip and Play at SJU$282
ALCHealth Careers Competition$1,000
ALCArtist In Residence$600
DistrictCollege Bound Field Trips$1,205
TechDrama: Sewing Machine$450
TechSpeech/National Forensics League$2,000
ApolloRobotics Program$2,000
SouthWEB (Where Everyone Belongs) Program$1,500
SouthWild Thinkers Science Club$1,500
SouthMusic Composition Club$1,675
SouthBand Festival$550
 Total Fall 2010 Activities Fund$14,262
Spring 2010 Academic Fund – Total: $12,500
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Oak HillReading Program$500
DiscoveryReading Book Sets$500
Tech/ApolloAP Brain Camp$2,500
ApolloDell Netbook Computers$600
Apollo30 MP3 Players$900
WestwoodP.A.K.R.A.T. Reading Program$1,300
TalahiReading Software$2,000
MadisonTransportation to Orchestra Hall$200
MadisonYouth Frontiers Program$1,000
ALCCloud 9 STEP & Academic$1,000
 Total Spring 2010 Academic Fund$12,500
Spring 2010 Activities Fund – Total: $8,110
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
RooseveltHomeless/Indigent Student participation$500
TechFootball Uniforms$500
TechTrack Timing System$750
ApolloSoccer Program Equipment$750
ApolloGymnastics Floor$500
ApolloRobotics Program$1,500
SouthSJU Arboretum Course, etc.$750
SouthChamber Choir Performance$235
KennedyCreative Movement$375
ClearviewMississippi Strings Camp$1,500
NorthDrop-down Basket$750
 Total Spring 2010 Activities Fund$8,110
Fall 2009 Academic Fund – Total: $12,650
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
RooseveltSupplemental assistance for extracurricular participation for homeless and/or indigent students$2,000
TalahiYoung Author’s, Young Artists Residence$600
ApolloGymnastics Spring floor$500
ALC-WilsonYouth Service Project at VA Hospital$1,200
ALC-WilsonMAAP Stars Conference Attendance$1,000
WestwoodPrairie fire Theater residency$1,200
SouthSupplemental assistance for extracurricular participation for economicallydisadvantaged students$750
TechNew wrestling mat$500
TechSt. Cloud Alpine Skiing supplies$300
SouthWild Thinkers Science Club$750
TechGirl’s Lacrosse supplies$650
TechNordic Ski Team was benches & irons$300
ApolloWrestling mats$500
ApolloConcert Choir$1,000
ApolloSt. Cloud Robotics Team$600
TechWe the People Congressional Debates$500
 Total Fall 2009 Academic Fund$12,650
2008-09 Contingency Grants – Total: $1,750
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
ApolloFPS to national tournament$1,000
TechMath student to regional tournament$250
TechNFL to national tournament$500
 Total 2008-09 Contingency Grants$1,750
Spring 2009 – Total: $9,929
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
TechTennis Wind Screens$400
TechWeight Room$1,000
ApolloGymnastics Mats$700
Tech/ApolloGirls’Lacrosse Expenses$500
Tech/ApolloAlpine Skiing Expenses$750
ApolloBoys Soccer Uniforms$929
ApolloSwimming Pace Clocks$750
Tech/SouthAt-Risk Youth Assistance$500
ApolloSoftball Fields$1,000
ApolloGirls’Soccer Uniforms$1,000
DiscoveryKindergarten Field Trip$400
KennedyFootball and other Programs$1,000
ApolloUpgrade Football Fields$1,000
 Total Spring 2009$9,929
Fall 2008 – Total: $15,393
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
MadisonTransportation to Orchestra Hall$400
NorthSign Language Interpreter$400
ApolloSign Language Interpreter$600
TechTrack Stop Watch$400
DiscoveryTennis Nets$400
ALC WilsonReading Program Pairing$1,000
TechChoir Trip Expenses$793
ApolloMasterworks Concert Assistance$700
TechGirls Basketball Jerseys$1,200
ApolloWrestling Mats$3,000
SouthScience Club Supplies$1,200
TechDisadvantaged Students’Funding$2,000
ALC WilsonYouth Service Project$1,000
ALC WilsonMAAP Stars$1,600
 Total Fall 2008$15,393
Spring 2008 – Total: $11,242.00
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
District OfficeReading is Fundamental$3,352.00
TechCross Country Time$400.00
Talahi/Oak Hill/LincolnOrchestra Concert Busing$500.00
TalahiResponsive Classroom Project$240.00
ApolloWellness Center Improvements$2,000.00
ApolloTrack – discus improvements$500.00
District OfficeString Camp$600.00
ClearviewEarly String Start$250.00
District OfficeSummer Soccer for Somali and LaCruz$100.00
TechNordic Ski Supplies$300.00
TechWeight Room Update$2,000.00
 Total Spring 2008$11,242.00
Fall 2007 – Total: $13,991
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
SouthMiddle School Orchestra Festival$265
TechResurfacing of wrestling mat$500
TechExtension of gymnastics vaulting/bar pit$800
TechBoys’basketball warm-ups$140
TechTract/Field warm-ups$480
TechGirls’Lacrosse – jerseys/equipment$206
TechGirls’Hockey – uniforms/equipment$300
TechNordic ski supplies$400
Tech/SouthAssistance for disadvantaged partic. in e.c. activities$1,500
ApolloAssistance for “Cats” production$1,500
Madison5th grades to Mpls/Orch Hall & MIA$500
ALC/WilsonReading mentorship w/Talahi$500
ALC/WilsonMAAP STARS conference participation$600
ALC/WilsonYouth Service Project/VA Hospital$500
DiscoveryVarious Community Partnerships$1,0000
Discovery5th grades to Mpls Orch Hall$500
TalahiVarious Community Partnerships$700
WestwoodPeaceful Playground program$1,000
Lincoln5th grades to Mpls Orch Hall$250
District OfficeDist-wide trans. for Acad Achievement activities$1,200
Oak Hill/Talahi/LincolnOrchestra instrument cases$650
SouthScience Club Supplies (contingency grant)$500
 Total Fall 2007$13,991
Spring 2007 – Total: $6,190
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
ApolloSADD Conference attendance$390
ApolloSADD Student Awareness Week$500
ApolloFees/transportation football development activities$500
Roosevelt Early EdReading is Fundamental Program$1,000
TechNordic Ski Team equipment$2,500
ApolloYearbook Staff supplies$800
ApolloLink Crew T-shirts$500
 Total Spring 2007$6,190
Fall 2006 – Total: $9,586.00
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
SouthScience Club projects$500
SouthOrchestra Festival$265
ALC / WilsonMAAP Spring Conference competition$700
ALC / WilsonYouth Services Project supplies$500
Apollo / TechYouth Services$600
ApolloNordic Ski Team travel$400
TechTech Choir Chicago trip$500
DiscoveryElem. Schools’academic achievement travel$1,600
Techpurchase batting cage$400
Tech / Southfacilitate disadvantaged youth e.c. participation$1,421
Apollopurchase sound / light console$200
Apollopurchase dresses for Concert Choir$700
Apolloproduction of Cinco de Mayo celebration$400
Techassist in purchase of new diving board$500
Westwoodvarious Academic Achievement activities$900
 Total Fall 2006$9,586
Spring 2006 – Total: $9,134
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
TechMinnesota Elite Math Team participation$400
ApolloPurchase new pool diving board$1,400
Tech / ApolloChannel 6 video production$1,400
Tech / ApolloGirls’Lacrosse uniforms$1,200
TechAmnesty International activities$200
ApolloSADD Awareness (prom) activities$450
ClearviewSummer Orchestra Camp$500
ApolloPurchase new balance beam / gym$1,400
 2005-06 Contingency Grant 
Oak HillFuture Problem Solving National Tourney travel$500
 Total Spring 2006$9,134
Fall 2005 – Total: $7,025
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
DiscoveryAcademic Achieve, 8 elem schs’Transport.$1,300
ApolloAnti bullying / harassment$500
ISD 742Activities / disadvantaged participation$1,750
TalahiYoung Authors’Conference$520
SouthScience Museum trip$450
SouthScience Club supplies$300
TechOrchestral musicians, choral performance$500
TechJerseys, Girls BB program 
ClearviewOrchestra program restart$255
ApolloCelebration Hispanic Culture$250
LincolnCultural Extravaganza$700
 Total Fall 2005$7,025
Spring 2005 – Total: $5,690
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Techart club field trip$150
Techliterary publ. printing$500
Tech / SouthDisadvantaged e.c. participation$300
Apollogirls’gymnastic equip$1,500
Clearviewframes: student artwork in dist 742$450
ALCfitness room weights$1,690
Techtravel: math league$500
TechDanceline supplies$600
 Total Spring 2005$5,690
Fall 2004 – Total: $5,690
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
DiscoveryKnowl.bowl, acad triathalon, math masters$1,515
Talahitrans SCSO concert and perc. Ensemble$400
Tech/SouthSpring Play$1,125
NorthSpring musical$750
Apolloequip for wellness center$500
Tech / SouthExtra curr. Partic. Disadvantaged$600
TechMarch for unity$300
TechYouth football league$500
 Total Fall 2004$5,690
Spring 2004 – Total: $5,525
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
ApolloUpgrade Wellness Center$1,000
ApolloTrack hurdles$730
Apollonew lanes, boys and girls swim teams$820
ApolloDistrict wide youth services / volunt.$945
Northnew fitness center equipment purch.$415
Westwoodexpanded academic achievement prog.$1,100
Discovery / Talahiafter school theater productions$15
 Total Spring 2004$5,525
Fall 2003 – Total: $5,225
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
SouthScience Fair Club$300
DiscoveryCity-wide reorganization of Knowledge Bowl$1,600
Tech/SouthAt-risk student involvement in Activities$1,625
ApolloGirls’gymnastics vault table$800
TalahiLiteracy Tests for accel. reader prog.$500
LincolnCurriculum / trans. MSO program$150
WestwoodCurriculum / trans. MSO program$250
 Total Fall 2003$5,225
Spring 2003 – Total: $2,803
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
DiscoveryMSO curriculum; transportation$300
ApolloHispanic Club/Hispanic Month$500
ApolloTrack team warm ups$1,000
TalahiMSO curriculum; transportation$300
TechVICA activity$703
 Total Spring 2003$2,803
Fall 2002 – Total: $6,464
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
RooseveltArtist in Residence$500
Tech & SouthBatting cage frame$1,350
DiscoveryAcademic Triathlon Program$750
JeffersonMMEA Festival preparation$350
JeffersonMSO Curriculum; transportation$350
ApolloAfrican American Culture Club and Apollo Cultural Awareness$1,300
ApolloMessiah expenses$750
SouthScience Club / Science Fair$350
Oak HillMSO Curriculum; transportation$764
 Total Fall 2002$6,464
Spring 2002 – Total: $4,740
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
ApolloPurchase of cameras / photo club$600
SouthGymnastics balance beam$1,250
TechUpgrade weight room$500
JeffersonAirplane building project$580
JeffersonAccelerated reading program$500
DiscoveryState Future Problem Solving$810
ApolloMusical group/diversity event$500
 Total Spring 2002$4,740
Fall 2001 – Total: $6,080
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
ClearviewKnowledge Bowl$300
JeffersonCulture Club$500
LincolnCulture Club$230
NorthBatting Cage$1,000
SouthPitching machine$1,000
ApolloJazz Clinician$500
TalahiAcademic Achievement$300
DiscoveryAcademic Achievement$500
ApolloTrack team warm-up$1,000
DiscoveryMN Orch Program$750
 Total Fall 2001$6,080
Spring 2001 – Total: $4,625
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
ApolloPurchase high jump pit cover$495
SouthScience Club / Science Fair$650
JeffersonWork with community artists$800
WestwoodPurchase early emergent reading books$400
ApolloPurchase timer clock for soccer$2,280
 Total Spring 2001$4,625
Fall 2000 – Total: $5,316
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Rooseveltpurchase Orch instruments$400
Oak Hilltransportation: learn & serve prog.$500
Talahi5th grade to Orch. Hall, Mpls$500
ApolloScoreboard for adaptive hockey$600
TalahiAttend Children’s theater$400
ClearviewKnowledge Bowl$200
SouthGymnastics vault$1,266
Oak HillAcademic Achievement prog.$600
TalahiAcademic Achievement prog.$600
TechJazz clinic supplies$250
 Total Fall 2000$5,316
Spring 2000 – Total: $3,785
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Apollo H.S.Purchase Heart Rate Monitors$500
Technical H.S.Track runway improvement/South$400
SouthScience Fair participation / state comp.$500
Oak HillKindergarten/families reading program$885
TalahiBook Buddy mentoring program$1,500
Total Spring 2000$3,785
Fall 1999 – Total: $5,815
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Apollo High SchoolAsst. Knowledge Bowl Coach$450
Apollo High SchoolStudents chemical-free conference$645
NorthGirls’gymnastics landing mat$$500
TechSchool newspaper assistance$500
JeffersonAcademic Achievement Activities$560
SouthNew uneven parallel bars$500
SouthMusic Students to MSO concert$500
RooseveltAfter school book club$400
ClearviewAcademic Achievement Activities$560
MadisonArtist-in residence program$500
MadisonExpanded non-fiction materials$700
 Total Fall 1999$5,815
Spring 1999 – Total: $5,028
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
SouthPurchase new bb backboards$1,338
Technical H.S.Purchase womens’s hockey jerseys$1,250
Technical H.S.Attend VICA Leadership Conference$540
KennedyDistrict-wide MN Orchestra project$700
MadisonDistrict-wide ESL / 4-H collaboration$700
Apollo H.S.Forensic League participation$500
 Total Spring 1999$5,028
Fall 1998 – Total: $5,375
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Apollo High SchoolCreative Arts Magazine$300
Oak Hill Academic Achievement Program$600
ClearviewKnowledge / News Bowl$600
Apollo High School Classical and Skate Skis$600
Apollo High School Forensic League Participation$750
Talahi100 Mile Club$500
NorthComputer Strips / Software$325
TechNordic Racing Skis$600
Tech Jazz Ensemble Methods / Materials$600
TechVICA Club Skill Olympics$500
 Total Fall 1998$5,375
Spring 1998 – Total: $6,315
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Oak Hill Schoolaccelerated reader program$500
Apollo H.S.T-1 calculators$700
Talahi Schoolkindergarten class trip$400
Technical H.S.swim fins$425
Technical H.S.mats for gym$600
Jefferson Elem. SchoolKnowledge Bowl$890
Jefferson Elem. Schoolmusical 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
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Clearviewstudents to Knowledge Bowl$625
TalahiAcademic Achievement$2,000
South Junior HighKnowledge Bowl software$325
South Junior Highstudents to Science Fair$1,150
Apollo High SchoolChoir to Mpls Convention$800
Tech High Schoolaward pending$850
 Total Fall 1997$5,750
Spring 1997 – Total: $4,000
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
North Junior High SchoolSoccer coaches$1,000
North Junior High Schoolgymnastics storage closet$750
South Junior High Schoolgymnastics mats$450
Tech High Schoolmusic software$700
Tech High Schoolstudents to Knowledge Bowl$1,100
 Total Spring 1997$4,000
Fall 1996 – Total: $4,000
SchoolProjectGrant Amount
Apollo High Schoolgymnastics flooring$1,000
South Junior High Schoolmentor program / musical$750
Tech High Schoolweight room flooring$1,000
Tech High Schooldebate students to Harvard$1,000
Tech High Schooljazz listening library$250
 Total Fall 1996$4,000