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Tigard High School

GRANTED SINCE 2007

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How are Foundation grants benefiting Tigard High School students?

Year Grant Use Program
2016-17 $4,800 Painter Software Update, Lighting for IB Art Display Panels, Replace Ceramic Wheel, Choir Music & Theatre Tech Tools Art in the ‘Burbs Grant
2016-17 $8,500 Part-Time Teachers for After School Math & Writing Support; Activity Bus School Grant
2016-17 $1,000 Teatro Milagro Performance to Tigard High & Tualatin High Innovative Grant
2016-17 TBD College Scholarships (to be awarded June, 2017) Scholarships
2016-17 TBD International Baccalaureate Support IB Development
2015-16 $4,000 Music for Choir and Band/Visual Arts Art in the ‘Burbs Grant
2015-16 $8,500 Teachers for Math Club, Writing Center & Computer Access
Afterschool Activity Busses
IB Teacher Certification Grant
College Scholarships
School Grant
2015-16 $4,850 Music Production and Composition Studio Innovative Teaching Grant
2014-15 $4,000 Visual Arts/Fine Arts supplies Art in the ‘Burbs Grant
2014-15 $6,665 Instructors for Math Club, Writing Center and Computer Access.
Robotics equipment.
School Grant
2013-14 $4,000 Auditorium lights; guitar program projector; band percussion
equipment; art display panels
Art in the ‘Burbs Grant
2013-14 $6,650 Math Club offering support in all math areas; Activity Bus School Grant
2012-13 $9,000 Math Club offering support in all math areas; supplies for
Lifeskills classes; staffing for after school access to library
computers
School Grant
2012-13 $3,750 Visual Arts supplies; shelves for kiln; music purchase & instrument
repair; theater lighting & sound equipment
Art in the ‘Burbs Grant
2012-13 $2,500 IB Teacher Certification IB Grant
2011-12 $5,000 IB Teacher Certification IB Grant
2011-12 $3,800 Foundation for Tigard Tualatin Schools Scholarship
Al Hieb Scholarship
Johnny Kohler Scholarship
John R. Anderson Scholarship
Scholarships
2011-12 $9,000 Homework Club for math and writing; Robotics supplies; life skills
supplies; accessible computers for parents
School Grant
2011-12 $1,750 Purchase cymbals; instrument repair for Jazz/Pep Band Art in the ‘Burbs Grant
2010-11 $1,250 Implement cyber-bullying prevention program Symantec Grant
2010-11 $3,800 Foundation for Tigard Tualatin Schools Scholarship
Al Hieb Scholarship
Johnny Kohler Scholarship
John R. Anderson Scholarship
Scholarships
2010-11 $370 Ceramics program was reintroduced this year and these funds will
help purchase building materials for an outdoor kiln studio.
The District will provide additional funds from scrip sales to
help complete the building.
Innovative Teaching Grant
2010-11 $1,600 Purchase heart rate monitors for school’s new Individual Fitness
class, which serves students who do not succeed in traditional PE
settings
Innovative Teaching Grant
2010-11 $9,000 After school math tutor; Robotics program supplies; PE equipment for
low-impact training; pottery wheel
School Grant
2010-11 $1,585 Clay and kiln tune-up Art in the ‘Burbs Grant
2009-10 $1,500 Foundation for Tigard Tualatin Schools Scholarship
Al Hieb Scholarship
Scholarships
2009-10 Shared $100K Hired part-time classified staff to launch online Novanet credit
recovery program
School Grant
2009-10 $1,300 Art supplies for visual art teachers Art in the ‘Burbs Grant
2008-09 $2,800 Foundation for Tigard Tualatin Schools Scholarship
Kohler Scholarship
Scholarships
2008-09 $500 Funded “The Common Connection” program to connect THS students with
students in Poland using art as a common denominator
Innovative Teaching Grant
2008-09 $2,615 Developed two practicums that enable students to participate in
career-related programs in Early Childhood and Health Occupations
Innovative Teaching Grant
2008-09 Shared $2149 with TuHS Purchased a DVD set used at both high schools that allows the
students to learn principles of animation
Innovative Teaching Grant
2008-09 $6,500 Funded educator to teach Linguistics and provide intensive reading
intervention for students reading below grade level
School Grant
2008-09 $1,200 Provide paint and basic supplies for 2nd semester art classes Art in the ‘Burbs Grant
2007-08 $4,800 Arveson Scholarship
The Foundation for Tigard Tualatin Schools Scholarship
Kohler Scholarship
Scholarships
2007-08 $3,200 Funds to complete class sets of Vernier sensors to conduct science
experiments; a computer cart to store laptops securely and move them
around to different science classrooms
Innovative Teaching Grant
2007-08 $6,500 Funded educator to continue a tutoring program for Spanish speakers
initially funded by a Foundation Innovative Grant.  Also
funded an educator & equipment to establish a Writing Center for
students needing help writing papers.
School Grant
2007-08 $1,200 Purchased new music literature and musical theatre scores to be
shared throughout Music Dept.; purchase printer for Digital Photography
course
Art in the ‘Burbs Grant
2006-07 $1,000 Arveson Scholarship
The Foundation for Tigard Tualatin Schools Scholarship
Scholarships
2006-07 $350 Funded WebAssign, an online homework system designed to improve
student comprehension and performance in science and math
Innovative Teaching Grant
2006-07 $2,800 Establish an academic (math, English, science) tutoring program for
Spanish speakers led by bilingual academic tutors
Innovative Teaching Grant
2006-07 $6,500 Funded educator to provide students extra help in English, math and
science classes, as well as assistance to struggling ELL students
School Grant

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