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Yancey County Schools Foundation

Important Dates and Events

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 It is time to submit grant applications for the 2014-15 grant cycle.  The deadline for applications is November 7, 2014. We encourage all teachers to apply for funds to advance creative projects in Yancey County classrooms.

The 2014 School Foundation Grant Cycle will be as follows:

 
  • November 7, 2014   -    Grant Applications are Due
  • November 18, 2014 -     Grant Winners will be notified
  • November 20, 2014 -     Grants will be Awarded in a Ceremony at 6:30 p.m. at the Burnsville Town Center
  • November 22, 2014 -     School Foundation Fundraiser - Christmas "A" Fair - Burnsville Town Center from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. (Vendors come together and sell their products to help support the Yancey County Schools Foundation)

 

Please join the YCSF as we recognize the recipients of the 2013-14 mini-grants. 

The awarding of grants to Yancey County teachers is the culmination of a busy fund-raising year for the YCSF and is the highlight of our activities.


Congratulations to the following YCSF grant recipients:

Hot Dots Math

  • Sharleen Wiseman
  • Clearmont Elementary
  • $400.00

Micaville Stars – Shining for Others

  • Pam Gibbs, Michelle Hensley, Sharon Honeycutt, Melanie Bennett, Ashley Randolph
  • Micaville Elementary
  • $995.00

Project ALIVE

  • Rebecca Fox
  • Burnsville Elementary
  • $1,000.00 (pending additional funding from other sources)

"Bearing" the Weather!

  • Jamie Biggerstaff
  • Bee Log Elementary
  • $200.00

School-wide Walking Club

  • Kimberly Ransom
  • Bee Log Elementary
  • $171.00

"Eye" Spy with My Little Eye: The World of Potatoes!

  • Ashley Howell, Melissa Thomas
  • South Toe Elementary
  • $640.00

Bouncing Toward Achievement

  • Kim Cripps
  • South Toe Elementary
  • $743.00

Zentangle My Library

  • Christy Deyton
  • Cane River Middle School
  • $800.00

History Alive!

  • Jenny Martin
  • East Yancey Middle School
  • $300.00

Pitter Pattering Panthers

  • Keli Miller
  • East Yancey Middle School
  • $550.00

The Soldier Project – Perspectives on Historic Events

  • Aaron Young, Wade Shehan, Beryl Carroll
  • East Yancey Middle School
  • $998.00

ACT/SAT Test Prep

  • Thomas Surber
  • Mountain Heritage High School
  • $506.00