Total Grants Funded = $966,431  

Grants 2020

$32,832

At the WICSD Board meeting on September 17, 2020, West Irondequoit Foundation President Mrs. Donna DePeters presented its annual grant check to Superintendent Dr. Aaron Johnson, and Board of Education President Mr. Dave Long.

DNA

MINI-ONE ELECTROPHORESIS

​Eighth- and ninth-graders in Living Environment class will get hands-on experience in DNA investigations – something they normally couldn’t do until college. Grant requestor: Nicole Denissoff, science teacher.

Girl with Laptop

ACTIVE PENS IN PHYSICS

Physics students will interact with laptop technology in new ways, allowing them to enhance their use of equations, graphs, sketches, graphic organizers and flow charts. Grant requestor: Ari Kramer, science teacher.

3D Printer

COMPUTER NUMERIC CONTROLLED (CNC) ROUTER

Will expose IHS technology students to “G-Code,” 3D drawing and a tool that can cut a myriad of materials beyond the use of traditional hand tools.

Girl with Umbrella

RAIN GEAR FOR HELMER NATURE CENTER

Will provide proper rain gear for students to enjoy a great outdoor classroom lesson even during inclement weather.

Grant Application:   PDF FORMAT          WORD FORMAT

 

For more information, contact the West Irondequoit Director of Public Information and liaison to the Foundation at WIF@westiron.monroe.edu