Who’s Your Shining Star?
You’re invited to recognize School District of La Crosse Staff who go above and beyond! Please take a few moments to nominate someone who makes your day brighter and tell us why you think they deserve to be recognized. Nomination period is open now and goes through Monday, March 20.
Support Logan High School FCCLA’s “Books for a Better World” project!
Summary: You can help the Logan FCCLA club raise funds to purchase books that show diversity and equity within youth, for teachers and their students at Northside Elementary. Project Goal: $1,000 • School: Logan High School • Sponsor Name: Logan FCCLA • Project Dates: 1/17/2023 –
$44,778 awarded for 23 Gold Star Grant projects!
Made possible through generous community support, La Crosse Public Education Foundation is proud to support students and teachers at every grade level in the La Crosse schools with Gold Star Grants this winter. Funded projects provide students a chance to learn new skills, have new experiences, and to be exposed
RAK in 2021-22 School Year
Random Acts of Kindness: Students at School, Ready to Learn RAK Use During 2021-22 School Year School staff connected students and families to over $32,000 in RAK funds 300 transactions averaging $96.50 Total spending has been steady during recent 3 school years. Community Support for RAK Our community
Gold Star Grants in Action
Gold Star Grants are awarded in December and April each school year and in the 2021-22 school year over $80,000 in grants were funded. The majority of these project are put into action between September – May when most SDLC schools are in session. But with robust summer school schedules
LPEF welcomes Amy McKnight, Operations Coordinator
La Crosse Public Education Foundation is pleased to welcome Amy McKnight as our new Operations Coordinator. Amy joins LPEF with a passion for public education, a background in accounting, and nonprofit work experience. Amy moved to La Crosse from Chicago in 2011, where she worked in development with a variety
Support public education as LPEF’s part-time Operations Coordinator
Are you passionate about supporting public schools? Would you like to make a difference by helping teachers and other educators enhance the education of young people through grants and other programs? Consider joining La Crosse Public Education Foundation as Operations Coordinator. The part-time Operations Coordinator position reports to the LPEF
Support Central Debate Team’s Trip to Nationals!
Summary: You can help the La Crosse Central Debate Team cover travel and competition expenses to participate in the 2022 National Speech and Debate Association’s National Tournament in Louisville Kentucky! Project Goal: $2,500 • School: Central High School • Sponsor Name: Benjamin Hamburger • Project Dates: 5/17/2022 –
2022 Thank a Teacher Day!
La Crosse Public Education Foundation coordinated a simultaneous Thank-a-Teacher celebration in each School District of La Crosse building to say “thank you” to teachers, administrators, and support staff through the District. Before school began on Tuesday, volunteers organized by the La Crosse Public Education Foundation will make special deliveries
Gold Star Grants Awarded – $34,156 for 20 projects that will improve reading skills, promote social and emotional learning, and more.
LA CROSSE, WI, April 12, 2022 – Made possible through generous community support, La Crosse Public Education Foundation is proud to support students and teachers at every grade level in the La Crosse schools with Gold Star Grants this spring. Funded projects provide students a chance to learn new skills,