Grants & Awards

Toshiba America Foundation Grant

Hillside School - 2017 - $5,000

Carvey by Inventables

VEX IQ Robotics

South Suburban School Business Officials Mini Grant

2016 - Hillside School - $3,000

VEX IQ Robotics

Fiesta Bowl Aerospace Challenge

2014 Champions

Kyrene Aprende Middle School

Trip to Johnson Space Center

Kyrene Foundation Mini-Grants

$500 for field trip to Challenge Space Center

$300 for a water bottle rocket launcher.

$500 for stream tables

Over $2,000 in funding secured for various projects:

  • Field Trips
  • Chess boards
  • Basketball training equipment
  • Science Kits
  • Math Manipulatives

Chicago Foundation for Education

$500 for chess boards, timers, books, videos, and instructional materials.

"Inspiration" Award Finalist, 2014

Tempe Diablos Excellence in Education

Westside Impact Teacher of the Year

Wigwam Creek Middle School, 2011