• EDGE and Koch Classroom Mini-Grants

    WPS Master's Golf Tournament benefits the EDGE.

    Photo: The WPS Master's Golf Tournament has donated its proceeds to the Education EDGE gift funds. The golf tournament's premier sponsor is First Student. Additional financial sponsors include Schaefer Johnson Cox Frey Architecture, George K. Baum & Company, Credit Union of America, Virco, Hiland Dairy Foods, and Envision. Other in-kind sponsors include LifeTouch Photography and Premier Foods.


    The Education EDGE Classroom Mini-Grant program supports school-based licensed staff in their efforts to provide innovative, quality education opportunities for students. Education EDGE Mini-Grants will align with curricular standards and the district's Multi-Tier System of Supports (MTSS) initiative.


    Koch Classroom Mini-Grants are limited to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) or business entrepreneurship classroom projects that are aligned with the district's MTSS initiative. Mini-grants are awarded annually in amounts up to $1,500 for an individual teacher grant or $3,000 for a team grant.  Applications that show the greatest merit are recommended for funding.


    For additional information, please contact the Grants office at 973-4461.