Thank you for your interest in improving education programs at Grant TK-8. Please take a few minutes to complete the funding request below. All requests submitted on or before the 15th day of the month will be brought forth for consideration at the PTA executive committee meeting on the 4th Tuesday of the month. Requests submitted after the 15th day will be brought forth for consideration at the executive committee meeting the following month. 

Funding Allocations

Our 2018/2019 science and technology program funding included:

  • Travel and registration for 3 teachers to attend workshops at the 2018 California Science Teachers Conference in Pasadena
  • Equipment and supplies for the Grant K8 Family Science Night, November  2018
  • Replacement microscopes and a new fridge for the elementary science lab
  • Lego (Duplo) for 1st grade engineering
  • Live plants and critters for elementary grades science lessons
  • Dead critters for middle school dissection
  • Science assemblies for 1st. 3rd and 4th grades
  • Equipment for outdoor/garden science lab (compost bins etc.)
  • Support for the Grant Geckos Science Olymiad team
  • Blue bins for food collection for the CAN engineering challenge/food drive

Equipment purchased for in 2018/2019 the Engineerium (the new Grant K8 coding, technology, engineering design and robotics lab) included:

  • 3 Prusa 3D printers
  • Dremel Laser Cutter and supplies
  • Beanbags
  • Paint & other supplies for lab renovation
  • Lockable tool cabinet and tools
  • Calipers, volt meters and other measurement equipment for students
  • Keva planks for structural engineering unit