The Norwich Public Schools Education Foundation is pleased to announce it has awarded over $4,550 in its Fall 2015 Grant Cycle for the following grants to Norwich Public School classrooms: 11 Genius OSMO interactive iPad education kits; 19 Algebra I textbooks for Kelly MS students taking high school level Algebra; Sensory materials for students with autism; Various level reading books; Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center visits; Math mentor textbooks; and National Geographic Geography Bee and Traveling Map.
Thank you to all artists and patrons for a wonderful evening of fine art and fine wine. Your generosity directly supports the Foundation's mission of maximizing the learning potential of every Norwich Public School student.
Thank you to artists: Cathy T. Chinigo, Bridget Ann Clark, Bill Diodato, Joan Heffernan, Terry Iorio, Marge Izbicki, Lennie Javinett, Merrill Park Keeley, Lisa Lavado, Gabe Lipman, Sandra Bellock Listorti, Arlene Lotz, Elizabeth Nuckels, Barbara Rossitto, Caryn Talyosef, Dan Topalis, Colleen Tramontozzi, Zachary Turner and donated items by Vivian Zoe.
The Foundation's Art Auction & Wine Tasting is this Friday, October 30 from 5pm-8pm at the Holiday Inn, 10 Laurah Blvd., Norwich! Enjoy fine wine and fine art and be a part of the effort that has awarded nearly $29,000 to Norwich Public School classrooms in just four years. Email email@example.com to reserve your $20 advance tickets and we'll put them at Will Call. $25 at the door.
The Oct. 30, 2015 Norwich Public Schools Education Foundation Art Auction & Wine Tasting promises to be an exciting event! Not only will artists with Norwich ties, such as Gabe Lipman, Bill Diodato, Merrill Park Keeley, Marge Izbicki, Zachary Turner and more be featured, but we'll also feature images from the legendary artist O. Winston Link. Don't miss it! The Art Auction & Wine Tasting takes place Friday October 30 from 5-8 at the Holiday Inn, Norwich at 10 Laura Blvd. Norwich.
Document cameras are essential tools in the 21st century classroom, allowing an entire class to view the same document at once. Document cameras spark thoughtful student collaboration and engage the entire class in the task at hand. For a tax deductible donation of $69, you can provide a document camera to a Norwich Public School classroom. Please send a check for $69 payable to 'NPS Education Foundation' to NPS Education Foundation, 90 Town Street, Norwich, CT 06360. A letter acknowledging your tax deductible donation will be mailed to you promptly.
Dear Friends of Music Education: Thanks to your efforts, in addition to the efforts of the Norwich City Council; Norwich Board of Education; Norwich Public Schools; and the Norwich Public Schools Education Foundation, instrumental music has been reinstated for students at The 6th Grade Academy at Teachers' Memorial and Kelly Middle School! This generation of NPS students will now benefit from the many opportunities we know music offers.
Enjoy a fun night out at the Norwich Public Schools Education Foundation Art Auction & Wine Tasting taking place Friday, October 30, 2015, 5 – 8pm
at the Holiday Inn, 90 Laura Boulevard, Norwich.
- Enjoy fine wine and bid on art from Norwich-area artists including Merrill Park Keeley; Gabe Lipman; Caryn Talyosef; Zachary Turner; Dean Browning; Terry Iorio; and Bill Diodato.
The Norwich Public Schools Education Foundation is pleased to announce it is accepting grant applications for its Fall 2015 Grant Cycle. Please see below for a description of each grant available. Applicants shall include an itemized estimate of each of the costs associated with the proposed grant. Any funds not expended in the performance of the grant shall be returned to the Foundation by the end of the school year. Receipts reflecting the actual expenses of the grant shall be submitted to the Foundation in the grant recipient's end of year report to the Foundation.
Next Foundation Meeting: Monday July 27: Central Office: 90 Town Street: 6:30pm. Join us as we plan for fun events such as our Art Auction & Wine Tasting. The Foundation has awarded more than $18,000 to NPS classrooms. NPS parents and Norwich-community residents are welcome at our meetings as we continue to strive to provide a challenging and enriching educational experience that maximizes the learning potential of all NPS students and prepares each student to succeed in the 21st century.
Reminder: Donate items to the NPS Education Foundation Tag Sale.
Gently used items and clothing, including gently worn NPS uniforms, will be accepted. No electronics please.
Donation Drop-off: Wed. July 15: Wequonnoc School: 10AM - 2PM
Donation Drop-off: Thur. July 16: Wequonnoc School: 10AM - 2PM
Donation Drop-off: Fri. July 17: Wequonnoc School: 10AM - 2PM
Early Bird Tag Sale: Fri. July 17: Wequonnoc School: 4PM - 7PM: $5 Admission per person.
Tag Sale: Sat. July 18: Wequonnoc School: 8AM - NOON: Free admission.