|Milford Education Foundation||
MEF is proud of what we have achieved in the years since a small group of concerned students, educators and community members came together with the vision to make this foundation a reality. In keeping with our mission to imagine, inspire and innovate, and with the generous support of our donors, we have been able to a support the following initiatives.
Webcam for 3rd Grade Trout tank - students, families and community members were able to check in on their trout at anytime to watch them swim and grow during virtual learning. We also supplied the 3rd Graders with books to keep at home that were reedling level appropriate.
Outdoor Classroom - a place for students and teachers to unplug and learn outdoors in nature was completed.
Outdoor Classroom- An outdoor learning center was started
MCS Quiz Team- entry fee
Makerspace Supplies - create and explore in the library!
1,000 Book Club- Students in grades Pre-K - 1 can take books home and read 1,000 books!
MCS Quiz Team- travel expenses to Atlanta, GA National Small School Quiz Bowl
MCS Marching Band - new percussion instruments
School/Community Garden Bates Scholarship -to be announced at graduation!
Ongoing grant initiatives
First Grade Field Trip- Adirondack Animal Kingdom
Holi Cultural Awareness Festival -family centered community -wide event
Milford Backpack Program- supplemental food program for at-risk families
Breakfast with Bea- writing workshop series for high school students
Boys and Girls State-student leadership conference
Go STEM Annual Summer Institute- summer program
TREP$ -entrepreneurial start-up grants to 8th graders
Kindness Revolution -supporting kindness and fighting bullying
Science Department Instruments- state-of-the-art equipment for direct student use
Student Athletes- scoreboard and shot clocks for sporting events
Bates scholarship -awarded to graduating senior
Middle School Team Building-Clark Sports Center-to promote cooperation, combat bullying
Science Fair, Syracuse -7th and 8th graders
8th Grade History Field Trip Art Department-mural project
Bates Scholarship-awarded to graduating seniors
Chinese Cultural and Art Celebration Business Career Class-entrepreneurship support
Elementary Math & Science Field Trip
Playground Project-new playground meeting code /safety requirements
Second Grade Field Trip Community Garden Project Bates Scholarship
Art Department-Potters for Education entrepreneurial project
Middle School Math & Science Field Trip Senior Citizen's Holiday Luncheon-high school service learning
Go STEM Summer Institute Bates Scholarship
Art Department-Banner project
Seventh and Eighth Grade Science Fair
The pergola on the Outdoor Classroom is finished!
We are almost done!
Students created designs on MDF board in Art Class to make a printable surface for a steam roller to press during STREAM week.