TCW PTSA Awarded 17 Grants

Repair of bicycles for PE classes

TCW PTSA 2015-16 Grant Awards

TCW PTSA provides financial support for teachers and student leadership groups to enhance the quality of the academic and social environment in our school.   For the school year 2015-2016, we provided the following grant awards.

  • Books to hold a “Big Read” in all English classes
  • Literature books in Spanish
  • Repair of bicycles for PE classes
  • Counseling with student incentives
  • Field trip to ‘TechShop’
  • Leveled content biology readers
  • Reading promotion contests in library
  • Computer for differentiated learning in science classes
  • Teacher professional development in Google Tools
  • Creating a sustainable outdoor garden at Minnie Howard
  • Volume & surface area 3-D figures for geometry classes
  • Lending library of calculators for SAT & ACT tests
  • Readers’ theater for developing reading, speaking, listening & history skills
  • Artistic materials for hands-on learning of English, history, math and science constructs
  • Facilitator cost for Crime Forensics lab demonstration
  • Start-up funds for students to build & operate zebrafish lab
  • Student leadership activities