Category Archives: Mini-Grants

HEF Mini-Grant Recipient Jenifer Donais to Train Teachers in Dubai

According to a story on the WHAV website, Silver Hill Math Specialist, Jennifer Donais will travel to Dubai to provide professional development to teachers there. Ms. Donais received HEF mini-grants in both the Spring and Fall rounds of awards in 2018. Her projects were Math Escape Room and Making Students Global Citizens through 3D Printing.

Link to the story at WHAV here:

HEF Awards Fall 2018 Mini-Grants

The Haverhill Education Foundation has awarded 13 mini-grants in the Fall of 2018. Applicants were asked to focus on project-based learning in all disciplines, development of youth leadership skills, visual arts, performing arts, and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math). The following projects received funding.

  • Work Hard Clay Hard, Consentino School
  • Water Rocket Club, Consentino School
  • Tablets for Massachusetts Institute of Technology Application Inventor, Haverhill High
  • IXL for ESL Programmed Instruction in Geometry, Haverhill High
  • Human Brain Project, Haverhill High
  • Coding in the Classroom, Bradford Elementary
  • Husky HEARTS, Bradford Elementary
  • Cooking in the Classroom, Hunking School
  • Bobcat Buddies (Collaboration between 8th and 3rd graders in STEM and literacy), Hunking Schoool
  • Human Impact on Mother Earth, Nettle School
  • Making Students Global Citizens through 3D Printing, Silver Hill
  • Mural for High School Garden/Orchard, Hfaverhill High
  • Move-Up Day Chalk-a-thon, Haverhill High

HEF Awards Spring 2018 Mini-Grants

The Haverhill Education Foundation awarded eleven mini-grants in March.

Hydroponics Growing Garden – Moody

Mystery Science Subscription – Pentucket Lake

Curriculaughs – Pentucket Lake

Healthcare Career Awareness – Haverhill High School

Scrubs Club – Access 21 Afterschool Program at Haverhill High School

Makerspace – Silver Hill

Leading Ladies – Silver Hill

Golden Hill Family Book Swap – Golden Hill

Fine Arts Academy Chalk-A-Thon – Haverhill High School

Math Escape Room – Silver Hill

Cool Hands-On Science Experiments – Nettle Middle School