At the HIGH SCHOOL – $89,295
§ Hired teachers for extra sections of Literature, Philosophy & AP English.
§ Funded a Math Lab class
§ Provided funds for the Japanese and Spanish language programs.
§ Provided College Counseling.
§ Provided Science lab assistants for Science classes.
§ Presented a Signature Grant to the Drama Dept.
§ Presented a Signature Grant to the Fine Arts Dept.
§ Presented a Signature Grant to fund a Student-Peer Tutoring Center
§ Funded seven Impact Grants to classrooms for enrichment activities.
At the MIDDLE SCHOOL & WILLOW WIND CLC - $62,137
§ Funded a full-time Health teacher.
§ Signature Grants allowing all 8th graders to participate in a high ropes course experience, 7th graders in a mid-height ropes course experience, and 5th graders transitioning to AMS a facilitated team-building day with their new teams.
§ Signature Grant to the AMS Drama program.
§ Awarded a Signature Grant at Willow Wind for the Resource Center.
§ Funded six Impact Grants to AMS classrooms and seven Impact Grants to Willow Wind classes for enrichment activities.
At the ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS - $97,659
§ Increased a school specialist’s time at each elementary school by 50% allowing them more time in the classrooms.
§ SOU Education Assistants Program put more aides in the classrooms.
§ Signature Grant for Artists-in-Residence in each elementary school.
§ Funded sixteen Impact Grants to classrooms for enrichment activities.
PLUS - $20,500 for the following special funds:
§ Purchasing new textbooks and curricular materials for the Global Studies Classes at Ashland High School through the Buy-in for Books program.
§ Assisting with purchase of sound systems for the AMS Band and Orchestra rooms through the Lois Jenkins memorial fund.
§ Technology assistance throughout the district.
TOTAL - $269,591 of support to Ashland Schools