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2019 Teacher Grants

The 2019 La Vega Pirates Education Foundation grant cycle is now closed!
2019 applications are currently being reviewed.  Please stay tuned for news about our 2019 Grant Award Day!
On April 17, 2018, the La Vega Pirates Education Foundation awarded 13 grants totaling $36,935.28.


La Vega Primary School

Once Upon A S.T.E.M. Tales – partially funded for $1,257.41

Recipients – Kristy Lamar and Veronica Olvera


Reading’ ‘n’ Rhymin’ to Music – fully funded for $4,732.48

Recipients – Melody Thompson and Veronica Olvera



La Vega Elementary School

Conscious Discipline Training – fully funded for $4,360.00

Recipients – Laura Baze and Jodi Brown


Our Future Looks Osmo Bright – partially funded for $996.00

Recipient – Elizabeth Wetzel



La Vega Intermediate H.P. Miles Campus

Building a Bridge for Bilingual Pirates – fully funded $4,950.00

Recipients – Kristi Rizo and Heather Franks


Quick, Break Out!  Promoting critical thinkers with BreakoutEDU – fully funded $1,743.98

Recipients – Tabitha Brotherton and Ryan Sparks


The Science of Flight – partially funded $2082.63

Recipient – Lorenz Villa


La Vega Junior High George Dixon Campus

Math Manipulatives – fully funded for $411.99

Recipient – Keri Coker



La Vega High School

Health Science Careers Laboratory – partially funded for $2,600.00

Recipients – Vicki Allred and Robyn Ammons


Leaders are Readers – partially funded for $3,000.00

Recipient – Casey Summey



La Vega High School – Success Academy

You heard it here, first: We’re Engaged! – fully funded for $3,850.79

Recipient – Diane Wilson



La Vega Early College High School

It Adds Up to Read! – fully funded for $1,950.00

Recipient – Veronica Gloeckner


Seeing Beyond – High End Microscopes – fully funded for $5,000.00

Recipient – Lee Kuhl