Fall 2011 Grant Recipients

Total amount awarded in this round of grant making: $15,363.00

The Portsmouth Public Education Foundation (PPEF) is proud to acknowledge the excellence and dedication of our public school teachers by awarding 18 grants this year totaling $15,363.00! PPEF announced their grant rewards for school year 2011/2012 at the Public School Teachers Orientation Meeting held on August 31. PPEF would like to recognize the Portsmouth Public School teachers, many who continue to go beyond their regular curriculum, to provide a unique and educational learning experience to their students.

Teacher of the Year 2011 will be announced at our upcoming Fall Showcase in November.

Hathaway School
Manipulating Math
Patricia Fay
William “Jay” Humphrey, Jr. Memorial Grant

Food, Farming and Fiber
Laura Backman
Senate Civic Support Grant

Hathaway Players
Joan Mouradjian
Dr. Robert A. Davidson Grant

Hathaway School Song
Karen Anghinetti
PHS Class of 1981 Grant

Melville School
Every Disc Tells a Story
Tricia Doran, Cathy Vieira, Sue Frost and Erica Magilton
Albert Honnen, Sr. Memorial Grant

Life in your Watershed
Michelle Polselli

Portsmouth Middle School
March into Reading
Heather Baker and Erin Costa
Senate Civic Support Grant

Capturing Class
Carol Strakosch
Dr. Robert A. Davidson Grant

Reading for Research
Susan Janik and Lori Stone

Technology on the Move
Keri Jardine

Worming our Way through Science
Rebecca Silveira

Portsmouth High School
Real World Reading
Kimberly Hancock
Senate Civic Support Grant

Visually Speaking
Nancy Brandley and Julie Bisbano
Dr. Robert A. Davidson Grant

Be Grateful for Poetry
Julie Bisbano
Dr. Robert A. Davidson Grant

Spirit of PHS Calendar
Rose Escobar
Dr. Robert A. Davidson Grant

Individual Reading Support
Kimberly Hancock
Barton J. Carroll Foundation Grant

Drawing the Line
Nancy Brandley and Rose Escobar

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