PTSA Small Grants Fund Many Projects, Needs

What types of projects are funded by the “small grants” awarded by the PTSA/Building Leadership Team? They are wide-ranging in type and size, with between $200 and $2,500 of PTSA support. Details on how teachers, staff and student club members can apply are on the Small Grants page.

Examples (most recent are at bottom):

  • Competition-related expenses for student clubs (including Robotics and Mock Trial)
  • Curriculum supplies for math, language arts, special education, and world languages
  • Books, such as collections of readers in native languages
  • Guest speaker and teaching artist fees
  • Landscape design and re-planting effort for the Garfield Courtyard Restoration
  • Art supplies to implement a new hallway mural
  • Microphones providing real-time subtitles and translation in classrooms for students learning the English language
  • All-day workshops centered on using poetry and writing as tools of advocacy
  • DeltaMath online curriculum to help students catch up from pandemic learning loss, and challenge students who have mastered content.