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FEBRUARY 2019 ENEWSLETTER – THE ACHIEVER

The latest Education Foundation of Sarasota eNews. Click here to read.

FEBRUARY 6, 2019 – Meteor landing makes a “great impact” at Ashton Elementary School

Ashton Elementary School students and teachers returned from a three-day weekend on Tuesday, Jan. 22, to discover a meteor had skidded across the lawn and landed on campus. The Education Foundation of Sarasota County funded ... continue reading

JANUARY 22, 2019 – Education Foundation of Sarasota County meets $200,000 target to top off Shirley A. Ritchey Endowment Fund $1 million goal

After a heartfelt showing of philanthropic support from the community, Education Foundation of Sarasota County President Jennifer Vigne announced that the Shirley A. Ritchey Endowment Fund has met a $200,000 campaign challenge to lift the ... continue reading

JANUARY 2019 ENEWSLETTER – THE ACHIEVER

The latest Education Foundation of Sarasota eNews. Click here to read.

JANUARY 15, 2019 – Middle school students investigate possible crop duster damage to watershed

Sarasota Middle School (SMS) students returned from winter break to discover taped-off sites on campus where containment and excavation experts were removing and analyzing potentially hazardous objects from dig sites. The simulated immersive learning scenario ... continue reading

DECEMBER 19, 2018 – Sarasota County Education Foundation to name two Suncoast Credit Union Scholars in 2019

The Suncoast Schools Credit Union Foundation is partnering with the Education Foundation of Sarasota County to offer $2,000 scholarship awards to two Sarasota County high school graduates in the class of 2019 as part of ... continue reading

DECEMBER 19, 2018 – Education Foundation Moves Hackathon to DreamLarge

The Education Foundation of Sarasota County announced today they are partnering with DreamLarge, the philanthropic arm of local innovation agency ATLARGE, which will assume production of #SRQHacks, a free, three-day hackathon focused on engaging students ... continue reading

DECEMBER 2018 ENEWSLETTER – THE ACHIEVER

The latest Education Foundation of Sarasota eNews. Click here to read.

DECEMBER 13, 2018 – Oak Park’s Swezey named district’s 2019 Teacher of the Year

Shane Swezey, a music teacher at Oak Park School, was named the 2019 Sarasota County Teacher of the Year at the Dec. 12 Ignite Education celebration hosted by the Education Foundation of Sarasota County. Sarasota ... continue reading

DECEMBER 5, 2018 – Education Foundation of Sarasota County awards $316,468 in grants

Innovation is key to successful classroom and schoolwide grants The Education Foundation of Sarasota County has announced classroom and schoolwide grant awards totaling $316,468 for the 2018-19 academic year. Some 32,000 students will be impacted ... continue reading

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