Our Grants - STEM

North Side Cohort Math Academy

Transportation for after school math academy for Blue Ridge, Derby Ridge, Parkade, and Rock Bridge Elementary Schools.

Grant Funds Requested: $6,997

Building Intelligent Robots

Lego robotic materials for engineering and physics applications in all junior high schools.

Grant Funds Requested: $12,480

Animal Excursion Program (Critters Program)

This grant provides a variety of animals on loan to classrooms throughout the district for enrichment opportunities in language acquisition, science knowledge, and artistic expression.

Grant Funds Requested: $16,361

Way With Words and Numbers

Tutoring program for students in areas of literacy and math for Fairview, Mill Creek, Russell, and Paxton Keeley Elementary Schools.

Grant Funds Requested: $17,597

Animal Excursion (Critters Program)

This grant provides a variety of animals on loan to classrooms throughout the district for enrichment opportunities in language acquisition, science knowledge, and artistic expression.

Grant Funds Requested: $15,000

Classroom Performance System

Funds the purchase of additional response pads, receivers, software and chalkboard for existing SMARTBoards and fund the purchase of two SMARTBoards. The SMARTBoard system allows the classroom teacher to know immediately if a student understands a math problem.

Grant Funds Requested: $10,264

Animal Excursion (Critters Program)

This grant provides a variety of animals on loan to classrooms throughout the district for enrichment opportunities in language acquisition, science knowledge, and artistic expression.

Grant Funds Requested: $15,000

CASA Video Messenger

Allows CASA team members to generate text messaged at the bottom of the broadcast screen, similar to the crawling text messages seen on broadcast and cable television. The text messaging helps keep all CASA team members informed during missions regarding medical or other emergencies.

Grant Funds Requested: $920

Classroom Performance System for Science Students

Hickman High School

Grant Funds Requested: $5,885

Animal Excursion Program (Critters)

Commonly referred to as the “Critters Program,” this provides inspiration to students in all Columbia Public Schools, grades K-12 through the use of animals in the curriculum.

Grant Funds Requested: $15,000
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