BRSEF Project Funding

Blue Ridge School Education Foundation

Recent Donations to 2018-2019 School Year

TOTAL DONATIONS FOR THIS PERIOD: $73,851.31


  • $46,700 SCHOLARSHIPS: For Graduating 12th and 13th Graders

  • $1,211.19 BRS & EC SCHOOL LIBRARY: Audio and Print Books, Periodicals (3rd payment of $5,000 Grant approved 10-4-17) Paid: 08-15-18

  • $8,132.00 BRS (ELEMENTARY) TWO (2) PROMETHEAN ACTIVPANELS (including mobile stands & activsoundbar) Paid: 07-14-18

  • $12,619.43 BREC THREE (3) PROMETHEAN ACTIVPANELS, Paid: 07-14-18 (added to the two units funded in the school year 2016-17)

  • $12,864.00 BRS & EC TEACHER VISA GIFT DEBIT CARDS FOR CLASSROOM EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS AND SUPPLIES. (32 teachers @ $400 each) Paid: 08-08-18

  • $3,670.00 BRS (6th grade) CHARTER BUS TRANSPORTATION FOR U.S. SPACE AND TENNESSEE AQUARIUM EDUCATIONAL LEARNING TRIP. (30 students plus) Teacher: Jennifer McKee. Paid: TBD

  • $5,000.00 BRS (ELEMENTARY) LIBRARY BOOKS TO MATCH TEACHING CURRICULUM. Paid: 10-07-18

  • $5,000.00 BREC (MIDDLE AND HIGH SCHOOL) LIBRARY BOOKS TO MATCH CURRICULUM. Paid: TBD

  • $5,000.00 SCHOOL LIBRARY AND MEDIA DEPT. FOR TOTAL SCHOOL SUPPLEMENTAL LEARNING

  • $4,800 BRS & EC MUSIC DEPARTMENT FOR VARIOUS CHORUS AND INSTRUMENTS REPAIR NEEDS AND PERFORMANCE MUSIC/PROPS. (this was directed monies to the Foundation for the Music Dept.)

  • $1,200 BREC- Agriculture CTE Classes - Two Drones for Agriculture Education. Teacher: Nick Pressler

  • $900.00 BRS & EC RELEASE OF MUSIC DEPARTMENT DIRECTED MONIES TO ARTIST IN RESIDENCE. Paid: 09-25-18

  • $806.99 BREC 7th & 8th GRADE ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS & SOCIAL STUDIES, JUNIOR SCHOLASTIC STUDENT MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTIONS (Ms. Ginny Proffit)

  • $685.00 BRS PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT HEALTH AND PHYSICAL EDUCATION CONFERENCE - WINSTON SALEM, NC. (3 day) Ms. Ashley Steinel

  • $2,000 BRS MUDDY SNEAKERS OUTDOOR LEARNING EXPERIENCE. 5th & 6th Grade Science and Math Classes. (Ms. Debbie Houtzer)

  • $3,000.00 Funding for the BRS and EC Health and Wellness needs for students as directed by the School Nurse, Ms. Rachel Wittekind. (Foundation Grant from the James M. Doss Charitable Foundation

  • $691.80 BRS 4th Grade Students Educational Visit to the Biltmore Estate in Asheville. (30 students) Completing the novel Study Teacher: Josie Holden

  • $1,063.02 BREC-Middle School - Calculators (10 devices) for Math Classes. Teacher: Elijah Reece

  • $5,000 BREC CTE-Fire Academy Lion Legend Fire Helmets (20) ($250 ea). Teacher: Lee C. Sudia

  • $180.00 BREC-Spanish Classes. Set of novel (10 copies). Teacher: Allison H. Hawkins.

  • $27.88 BREC- Math Classes - 3-School Smart Ball Bearing Compass (pack of 12) Teacher: Brittany Elkins.


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