Areas We Fund:

  • Classroom needs not funded by the 9-R District budget
  • Academic Programs: pilot, innovative, collaborative, and/or regular ongoing
  • Programs to build or reward character, improve study habits, or encourage academic proficiency
  • Education in Visual and/or Performing Arts
  • Professional development expenses that are a part of a larger grant proposal
  • Programs offered by community organizations serving 9-R students

Areas That Will Not Be Awarded:

  • Staff, substitute a administrative salaries
  • Professional development expenses, unless a part of a larger grant proposal
  • Items adequately funded, or planned to be funded, in the 9-R District budget
  • Athletics (e.g. programs, travel, facilities, or equipment)