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How are Foundation grants benefiting Alberta Rider Students?

Year Grant Use Program
2017-18 $1,380 Update Sound System Art in the ‘Burbs Grant
2017-18 $8,835 Teachers for After School Math Support; Walk to
Read Assistance
School Grant
2016-17 $1,200 2 Artist in Residences – Watercolor & Ceramics Art in the ‘Burbs Grant
2016-17 $8,500 Part-time Walk to Read Teacher School Grant
2015-16 $1,000 Artist in Residence-Mural for lower hallway Art in the ‘Burbs Grant
2015-16 $8,500 Part-Time Math & Reading Teachers School Grant
2014-15 $1,000 Art Literacy & Exterior Garden Art Project Art in the ‘Burbs Grant
2014-15 $6,665 Part-time Reading Teacher for 4th grade School Grant
2013-14 $6,650 5th grade licensed reading teacher School Grant
2013-14 $1,000 Art Literacy Art in the ‘Burbs Grant
2012-13 $9,000 Teacher for 2nd & 3rd grade reading and math School Grant
2012-13 $1,000 Welcome banner additions (2); Family Culture Scepter project; Artist
in Residence for garden
Art in the ‘Burbs Grant
2011-12 $9,000 Third grade reading teacher School Grant
2011-12 $825 Artist in Residence tile mosaic project. Art in the ‘Burbs Grant
2010-11 $9,000 Instructional Assistant for math & reading, during and after school School Grant
2010-11 $805 Welcome mural in entryway in different languages Art in the ‘Burbs Grant
2009-10 $1,500 Developed the Reaching Out With Reading program to bring a reading
program to a local apartment complex, including a lending library, read
aloud time, and reading workshops
Innovative Teaching Grant
2009-10 Shared $100K Part of $100K effort to restore the elementary music program by
rehiring 5 music teachers
School Grant
2009-10 $650 Art & kiln supplies Art in the ‘Burbs Grant
2008-09 $6,500 Reading specialist to help reduce the size of reading groups in 5th
grade (in partnership with PSO funds)
School Grant
2008-09 $550 Music Department Art in the ‘Burbs Grant
2007-08 $500 Purchased additional document cameras and projectors Phonathon Incentive Award
2007-08 $6,500 Reading assistants and after school homework club School Grant
2007-08 $550 Musical instruments such as drums, marimbas, and accessory
percussion instruments
Art in the ‘Burbs Grant
2006-07 $5,000 Developed Amazing Math Packs in 3rd grade, a system that utilizes
games and real life activities to advance math concepts
Innovative Teaching Grant
2006-07 $6,500 Educator to provide reading interventions for students below state
School Grant

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