Grants

Sophomore Community Composition Projects

Submitted by Donald Colburn, Arielle Trager WHS English Teachers – This program challenges all students to engage with the following question. “What is my potential to make my community a better place for everyone? Funding will support student activities to...

Community Safety and Awareness

Submitted by Michael Harrington, Special Ed Teachers. The Connections 1 Program at Waltham High School provides special education services to students with intensive educational, sensory-processing, and health needs. Students receive instruction in a combination of 1:1 and small group settings....

Take a Temp Home

Submitted by Sharon Duquette RN, Plympton Elementary – Funding will provide inexpensive digital thermometers for families to “take home” throughout the school year in addition to educating families about the temperature guidelines that School Nurses use to determine when to...

Challenge Day

Submitted by Cara Malone, Brenda Burke, Nicole Gonzalez, and Katie Willar. The Challenge Day Program is a powerful, high-energy program in which youth and adult participants are guided through a series of experiential learning processes. The overall goals of the...

One School, One Story Program

Submitted by Rebekah Tierney, Daphne Fay, Allyson McHugh, Emilie Perna. Each year, all students, faculty, and staff members read one common text. This program has fostered a sense of community, promoted an interest in reading, and allowed for cross-discipline collaboration....