December 21, 2016  |  Blog, featured, news

The Foundation of Monroe County Community Schools is ranked #2 in this year’s Stepping Up: The Nation’s Top K-12 Education Foundations 2016 annual study.

Our ranking is in Division 4 for foundations with less than $500,000 in revenues.

Thank you to everyone in our community for helping us achieve this status.  Your support is what makes it possible to enhance education in our MCCSC schools and classrooms.

Annual Giving Campaign

December 5, 2016  |  Blog, featured, news
Annual Giving Campaign

At birth, children are natural-born scientists, engineers, and problem solvers. The world around them is filled with possibility, and they explore it through touching, tasting, building, dismantling, creating, discovering, and exploring. For kids, this isn’t education. It’s fun!

Yet, research documents that by the time students reach fourth grade, a third of boys and girls have lost an interest in science. By eighth grade, almost 50 percent have lost interest or deemed it irrelevant to their education or future plans.

We want to change this giving our teachers and students the opportunity to see science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) through a…

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Reading, Writing, & Bidding!

October 5, 2016  |  events, news
Reading, Writing, & Bidding!

Thank you to everyone who participated in this year’s auction.

Thank you so much to everyone who donated items to the auction and all of our bidders.  Your support will help inspire and enrich learning in our MCCSC schools.

 

 

Great Grown-Up Spelling Bee

June 27, 2016  |  Blog, events, featured, news

Congratulations to all of our teams – it was a great night for education!
First Place – The Solution Tree Spell Checkers

Second Place – IU Spell Hoosiers

Third Place – Cook Pharmica Pour Some Sugar on Bee

Spirit – The Cook Medical Letter Jackets

Costume – The Ivy Tech Queen Bees.
It’s time to Dress Up, Spell Words,  and Raise Funds to support educational programs for MCCSC Students!
When: Thursday, September 29th, 2016
Where: Shreve Hall – Ivy Tech 
                200 Daniels Way
                Bloomington, IN 47404

Time: 5 pm to 7 pm
Please get your team together and join us for this wild and wacky event to support educational enrichment…

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Thank A Teacher

April 25, 2016  |  Blog, featured, news, Uncategorized

Please join the Foundation in THANKING our teachers.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=keP7bGgM_gM&feature=youtu.be

The Thank A Teacher Program is a great way to express your gratitude to the educators and other school personnel who make a difference in your child’s life each and every day.  By honoring an educator with a tax deductible donation to the Foundation, you will not only communicate your appreciation for a job well done, your gift will help inspire learning and enrich education for more than 11,050 MCCSC students.

To Thank A Teacher:

Download the fillable PDF and return the completed form with your gift of $15 or more to our office…

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