Grants Provided

2016-2017 Woodstock Education Foundation Education Grants

  • WMS Grade 8 History Day $800
  • WMS DynaMath Magazine $559.20
  • WMS 5, 6 & 7 Math Olympiad $318.00
  • WMS Odyssey of the Mind $ 57
  • WMS Homework Club $1750
  • WMS Public Speaking $1722.01
  • WES CT Historical Society/History Detectives $714
  • WES Grade 1 CT Historical Society/Native American Life $714
  • WMS Lego League $769.84
  • WMS “A Christmas Carol Play” $1840
  • WMS Grade 8 Arlington National Cemetery Visit/Washington DC Trip $825
  • WMS Grade 8 Mark Twain House $800
  • WMS Drama Club: “Willie Wonka, Jr.” Musical $3630
  • WMS Grade 8 Newseum Visit/Washington DC Trip $1397.50
  • WES Grades 3 & 4 Odyssey of the Mind $1979.48
  • WES Wee Deliver In-School Postal Service $592.61
  • WMS Historic New England/American Revolution $300
  • WES Grade 1 Ecotarium $1073
  • WES Grades 1,2 &3 Lego Machines $1999
  • WMS Grades 6, 7, & 8 STEM Science $2080.69
  • WES Grade 2 Box Car Children Books 1-19 and Visit $482
  • WES Summer Learning Program $2000
  • WMS Grades 5-8 National Geo Bee $281.05
  • WMS Grade 7 Historic new England/Framing the Constitution $200
  • WES Grade 2 CT Historical Society/Colonial Kids $657
  • WES International Week/Japan/Motoko Storytelling $1010
  • WES Grades K-3 Scholastic Magazine $1084.58
  • WMS Grade 7 Math Counts Program $240
  • WMS Grades 5-8 Big Brainz Math Computer Program $1000
  • WES Grades 3 & 4 Google Home Purchase $129
  • WES Grade Pre-K Zoomobile Visit $800
  • WMS Grade 7 Shakesperience Production $1000
  • WES Grade K Mystic Aquarium Visit $1138.5
  • WMS Grade 8 Historic new England/Civil War Days $850
  • WES Grade 1 Southwick Zoo Visit $900

 

2015-2016 Woodstock Education Foundation Education Grants

  • WMS Rachel’s Challenge $5,000
  • WMS Public Speaking $1,992
  • WMS Homework Club $3,552
  • WMS Grades 5 & 6 Minecraft $500
  • WMS Grades 5 & 6 Odyssey of the Mind $2,000
  • WMS DynaMath Magazine $961.12
  • WMS Grades 6 & 7 Math Olympiad $218
  • WMS Grade 8 Mark Twain House $932.50
  • WMS Grades 7 & 8 iPad Mini’s with case $3,200
  • WMS Grade 7 “A Christmas Carol” Play $2,000
  • WMS Grade 7 Shakesperience Production $1,000
  • WES published author visits by Gail Gauthier $600
  • WES Grades 3 & 4 Odyssey of the Mind $2,000
  • WMS Grade 7 Historic New England/Constitutional Convention $300
  • WES Grade 1 CT Historical Society: Native American Program $714.00
  • WMS Grades 7 & 8 Math Counts Program $240
  • WES Grade 2 CT Historical Society: Colonial Era Program $657
  • WMS National Geographic Bee $300
  • WES Grade 3 History Detectives: Exploring the Native American Life $714
  • WMS Drama Club: “Annie Jr.” Musical $4,947.86
  • WMS Grade 8 History Day $800
  • WMS Grades 5 & 6 Big Brain Math Computer Program $1000.00
  • WES Sirius Coyote performance $1200.00
  • WES Grade 4 CT Science Center Presentation: Electromagnetism $725
  • WES Lego Club $2800
  • WES MeMoves $367.20
  • WES published author visits by Suzy Kline $1,500
  • WES Iditarod Dog Sled Team $500
  • WES published author visits by Sandra Horning $1,500
  • WMS Grade 7 CT Historical Society/American Revolution $200
  • WMS Grade 7 Criminal Justice in the 19th Century Program $1170
  • WMS Grade 8 Newseum Visit during Washington DC Trip $1,167.50
  • WMS Grade 8 Arlington National Cemetery Visit during Washington DC Trip $927
  • WMS Grade 8 Demos R Us/Atoms, Elements & Compounds $300
  • WMS Grade 8 Historic New England/Civil War Days $950
  • WES Grade 4 CT Historical Society: Three Branches of Government $507
  • WES Grade 4 published hard cover books through NaNoWriMo $892
  • WES Grade 1 Southwick Zoo $900
  • WES Summer School Scholarships $2,000
  • WES Mystic Aquarium $1,231.50
  • WES Grade 4 Pomfret Audubon Society: Ecosystems $1,000
  • WES Pre-K Southwick Zoo’s “Earth Zoo Mobile” $800

2014-2015 Woodstock Education Foundation Education Grants

  • WMS Grades 7 & 8 Ukulele/Guitar Program $824.95
  • WMS Math Olympiad $218
  • WMS Public Speaking $1,937.70
  • WMS Grade 8 Mark Twain House Presentation $900
  • WMS National Geographic Geography Bee $300
  • WMS Grade 7 Presentations by Historic New England: Revolutionary War Unit $300
  • WMS Grade 8 Civil War Week $750
  • WES Grade 3 CT Odyssey of the Mind $3,000
  • WES Grade 2 CT Historical Society: Colonial Times $657
  • WMS Grades 7 & 8 Mathcounts Program $240
  • WES Pre-K Southwick Zoomobile $800
  • WES Grade 1 CT Historical Society: Native Americans Program $714
  • WES Grade 3 CT Historical Society: History Detectives- Native American Life $714
  • WMS Grade 8 Arlington Cemetery Visit during Washington DC Trip $927
  • WES Grade 4 Published Author Gail Gauthier Visit $600
  • WES Grade 1 Visit to Southwick Zoo $900
  • WMS Grade 6 Social Studies Program $327
  • WMS Grade 7 Shakespeare Production $800
  • WMS Drama Club: “Into The Woods Jr” Musical $3,043.50
  • WES Summer Program scholarships $5000
  • WMS Grades 7 & 8 Mystic Aquarium Squid Dissection $1,100
  • WMS Grade 7 Invertebrate Dissection Program $930
  • WMS Grade 8 History Date $800
  • WMS Grade 8 Newseum visit during Washington DC trip $1,167.50
  • WES Grade 4 Exploration of the three branches of government $507
  • WES Grade 4 Writing Experience National Novel Writing $1,335
  • WMS Destiny Africa Music program $2,000
  • WES Grade 4 Science Explore Ecosystems $1,000

2013-2014 Woodstock Education Foundation Education Grants

  • WMS Public Speaking $1,938
  • WMS Grades 5 & 6 SPICE Wordmasters Challenge $204
  • WMS Inkwell Creative Writing & Artists $117
  • WMS SPICE Mathcounts & Math Olympiad $488
  • WMS Grade 7 Presentations by Historic New England: Revolutionary War Unit $300
  • WMS Grade 7 English: Shakesperience Productions – 5 sessions $975
  • WMS National Geographic Geography Bee $300
  • WMS Grade 6 Social Studies: Primary Sources w/ Historic N.E. $100
  • WMS/WES Destiny Africa Children’s Choir Concert $2,000
  • WES Pre-K – Southwick Zoo’s “Earth ZooMobile” Visit $800
  • WES Grade 4 – CT Historical Society – 3 Branches of Govt. $508
  • WMS Grade 8 – Mark Twain House (Ten Presentations over 2 days) $900
  • WES Grades K thru 4 – 2014 Summer Learning Experience Program $5,000
  • WMS Grade 8 – Civil War Week $750
  • WES Grade 1 – CT Hist. Soc. – Native Americans in CT $864
  • WES Grade 3-CT Hist. Soc.– Hist. Detectives: Exploring Native Amer. Life $921
  • WES Grade 2 – CT Hist. Soc. – (4) Native Amer. in CT & Colonial Kids $700
  • WMS Grade 8 – Washington DC Trip – Arlington National Cemetery $982
  • WMS Grade 8 – Washington DC Trip – NEWSEUM Visit $1,432
  • WES Grades K-2 – Lang. Arts & Reading – Wilson Foundations $1,968
  • WMS Grade 6 – Study Island for Grades 6 & 7 $998
  • WMS Grade 6 – 5 Demos R Us Science Demonstrations $425
  • WMS – Drama Club $2,000
  • WES Grade 3 – CT Odyssey of the Mind $500
  • WES Grade 4 – CT Science Center – Electromagnetism $750
  • WMS Grades 7 & 8 – Ukulele / Guitar Program $4,977
  • WES Grade 4 – Writing Published in Hard Cover Books $1,095
  • WMS Grade 7 – Whale Watch Trip $1,070
  • WMS Grade 6 – Midsummer Night’s Dream scripts $200
  • WES Grade 1 – Visit to Southwick Zoo $900

2012-2013 Woodstock Education Foundation Education Grants

  • WMS Grade 5 Science Weather Kits $112
  • WES Grade 4 CT Historic Society: 3 Branches of Government $508
  • WES Grade 3 History Detectives: Exploring Native American Life $978
  • WMS Grade 7 Shakesperience Production $975
  • WMS World Drumming Equipment $1,989
  • WMS Math Olympiad Program $238
  • WMS Grade 8 Mark Twain Presentation $572
  • WMS Grade 7 CT Historic New England: Revolutionary War Unit $400
  • WMS National Geographic Geography Bee $300
  • WES Grade 2 CT Historical Society: Native American Program: Colonial Kids $657
  • WMS Public Speaking $1,722
  • WES Grade K Riverside Reptiles & Amphibians Program $490
  • Woodstock Summer Enrichment Program $4,000
  • WMS Grade 7 Mystic Traveling Squid Dissection $460
  • WMS Inkwell Publication $200

2011-2012 Woodstock Education Foundation Education Grants

  • WMS Public Speaking $2,300
  • WES Grade 1 Chick Incubators $412
  • WES Spanish Program $1,985
  • WMS Geography Bee $255
  • WMS Math Olympics & Mathcounts $488
  • WMS Historic New England Primary Resources $330
  • WES Grade 1 CT Science Center Presentation: Science of Suds $471
  • WMS Gr. 7 Shakesperience $975
  • WES Reading Room Foot Blocks $257
  • WMS Grade 5 Science: Earth Dome $695
  • WMS Grade 7 Mystic Traveling Squid Dissection $600
  • WMS Grade 7 Hot Air Ballooning $554
  • WMS Grade 8 Crazy Traits Genetics $1,221
  • WMS Grade 6 Demos R US Science Demonstration $275
  • WES/WMS Grades 4-6 Author Heidi Stemple $830
  • WMS Thula Singers & Drummers $760
  • WMS Destiny Africa Presentation $500
  • Inkwell Creative Writing $100
  • WMS Julius Caesar Costumes $706
  • WMS Grade 7 Historic New England: Anti-Slavery Debates $75
  • WMS Grade 7 Historic New England: Civil War Week $750

2010-2011 Woodstock Education Foundation Education Grants

  • WMS After School Public Speaking $1,942
  • WMS Grade 7 Shakesperience $925
  • WMS Math Olympics & Mathcounts $468
  • WES Kindergarten Science Experiment Kits $650
  • WES CT Science Center Presentation $625
  • WMS Historic New England: Primary Resources Program $252
  • WMS Grade 6 Demos R Us Science Program $200
  • WMS Historic New England: Family Ties Program $285
  • WES Grade 2 Stability Balls $140
  • WMS National Geographic Geography Bee $194
  • WMS Engineering Club UCONN Ambassadors $770
  • WMS Competitive Science Fair $230
  • WES 2nd Grade – Sign Language Project $250
  • WMS Historic New England: 7th Grade Civil War Program $750
  • WMS Inkwell Literary Production Costs $144

2009-2010 Woodstock Education Foundation Education Grants

  • WMS Grade 6, Historic New England:  Understanding History $350
  • WMS After School Public Speaking $2,000
  • WMS Math Olympics & Mathcounts $418
  • WMS, Grade 7 Shakespearience Hamlet In-House Performance $925
  • WMS, Grade 7 Shakespearience In-House Performance $925
  • WES Grade 3, Mad Scientist Workshops $396
  • WES, International Week, Echo Uganda In-House Performance & Workshop $1,300
  • WES Grade 1, Audubon Nature Programs- $900
  • WMS Grade 6, Demos R Us $300
  • WES Multiage 1-2, American Indians and the Sea/Mystic Aquarium In-House $345
  • WMS All- School Activity: Newspaper Club $390
  • WMS – Grades 7 & 8 Science Fair (Registration for 6 Entries) $230
  • WES Hawk Henries In-House Presentation $850
  • WMS All School -Atwater Donnelly Performance (all-school folklore workshop/ social studies) $1,000
  • WMS 7th Grade Historic New England: Civil War Week $750
  • WMS 7th Grade Historic New England: Family Scrapbooking/personal history project $300
  • WES Grade 4 Knex Building Sets $854.96
  • WMS Multiplication Kit $454

2008-2009 Woodstock Education Foundation Education Grants

  • WMS Grade 7 & 8 Science Competition Fuel Cell Purchases
  • WES Smartboard Purchase
  • WMS Public Speaking After-school program
  • WES China Patterns International Week Performances (PTO Partnership)
  • WMS Grades 5 – 8 Math Enrichment
  • WMS Grades 7 & 8 Competitive Science Fair
  • WMS Student Newspaper Mini-Grant
  • WES Grade 1 Ragged Hill Woods Three Nature classroom programs
  • WES Grade 3 Ragged Hill Woods Mineral classroom program
  • WMS Grades 5 – 8 Engineering Club
  • WES Multi-age 1 & 2 Plymouth Plantation classroom program
  • WMS Grade 6 Primary/Secondary Source program (Historic New England)
  • WMS Grade 6 Shakesperience Productions classroom programs
  • WMS Grade 6 Demos R US In-house Science presentations
  • WMS Grades 5 – 8 Internet Safety & Fox 62 Student News, Digital Video Projects
  • WES Grade K Reading Intervention Manipulatives
  • WMS Grade 7 Family Ties classroom program (Historic New England)
  • WMS Grade 7 Civil War Week (Historic New England)

2007-2008 Woodstock Education Foundation Education Grants

  • Grade 5 Mobile Planetarium, In-house program
  • WMS Public Speaking, After-school program
  • WMS Piccolo Flute purchase
  • WMS Bass Clarinet Partnership purchase w/ Woodstock PTO
  • Grade 6 Roseland Cottage Primary and Secondary Source, In-house program
  • WMS Science Fair
  • WMS Newspaper Club
  • Grade 6 Two day, Archeology In-house program
  • Grades 5-8 Atwater-Donnelly performance
  • Grades 7 & 8 Supporting materials for HNE Family Ties, Civil War & American weeks
  • Grade 6 Demos ‘R US, In-house Science program
  • Grade 3 In-house Ragged Hill Woods Environmental, In-house program
  • Kindergarten Literacy program
  • Pre K – 4 Author Jarrett Krosoczka visit
  • WMS Engineering Club
  • WMS Chess Club
  • 4th Annual 7th Grade HNE Family Ties program: Funded through private donation to WEF
  • 4th Annual 7th grade HNE Civil War Week program: Funded through private donation to WEF

2006-2007 Woodstock Education Foundation Education Grants

  • Connecticut Music Educators Association: School Membership and Directorship
  • 6th Grade Demos ‘R Us In-house Science Presentation
  • 6th Grade Connecticut Children’s Museum
  • (In-house Egyptian Adventures program)
  • WMS ‘Night Owls’ After School Program (Math-based science program)
  • 4th Grade Demos ‘R Us, In-house science presentation
  • Grades 3, 4 and 5 Program with Visiting Writer Heidi E. Yolen-Stemple
  • WES Library Purchase
  • 6th Grade Intensive 3 Day Archeology Program
  • WMS After School Public Speaking Program
  • WMS After School Creative Writing Program
  • Additions to ‘Series Book’ Collections at WMS Library
  • WES International Week Tony Vacca Performance (funding partnership with Woodstock PTO)
  • WMS Atwater-Donnelly Americana Day Performance

2005-2006 Woodstock Education Foundation Education Grants

  • Shakespeare Texts for 5th and 6th Grade Performances
  • Inkwell, Student Literary Publication Costs
  • 2006 Purchase of 10 Wenger Music Chairs
  • 2006 Ulysses S. Grant Memorial Day Visit – A Community Partnership
  • 2006 Ulysses S. Grant Woodstock Public School Visits
  • 2005- 2007 Woodstock Middle School Civil War Week