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The Education Foundation awarded over $26,000 in scholarships to graduating BMHS students during the May 17th Senior Scholarship Recognition event. Congratulations to the following Seniors!
Michael Robinson-Jones - The Brian Adkins Scholarship
Madison Vargo - The Dr. J.R. Andrisek Scholarship
Krysten Castenir - Berea Board of Education Scholarship
Belinda Rickman - Berea Board of Education Scholarship
Adam Wade - Berea City Club Scholarship
Rachel Sangret - Berea City Club Scholarship
Joshua Wright -Berea High School Class of 1962 Scholarship
Greta Drager - Berea High School Class of 1976 Scholarship
Matthew Ebel - Berea-Midpark Activities Department Scholarship
Alexis Mason - The Jessica Leigh Brown Scholarship
Lydia Pino - The Dr. James V. Connell Scholarship
John Porch - The Brian James Floria Scholarship, The Bob Studier, Jr. Scholarship
Samantha Thai - The Dr. Paul Gallaher Scholarship
Callie Truong - The Dr. Paul Gallaher Scholarship
Brenna Aurand - The Giant Eagle Scholarship
Sarah Paulocsak - The Jill Herrick Future Teacher Scholarship
Ryleigh Mullenax - The Dean Kelly Scholarship
Marcus Fievet - The Jeffery D. King Scholarship
Julia Chapman - The Carolyn Kreighbaum Memorial Scholarship, The Joe Stitt Memorial Scholarship
Jacob Klier - The Madzy Lineman Scholarship
Jennifer Ujzco - The Medical Mutual Scholarship
Taylor Strnad - Midpark Scholarship
Hannah Buncher - Midpark Scholarship
Cecilia Hiros - Claudia M. Nosek Art Scholarship
Zachary Boledovic - Thomas M Nosek Science Scholarship
Cameron Kolesar - The Berea Education Association Paul Swaddling Memorial Scholarship
Joshua Waite - The D.J. Thurau Scholarship
The Education Foundation's enrichment grants support staff member projects that supplement the regular curriculum and enhance educational opportunities for Berea City School District students.
This year we have $27,000 available to award and are currently accepting grant proposals from BCSD staff members! Don't wait... applications are due on Friday, May 19, 2017!
For grant applications, click the Grant button below!
Current Enrichment Grant Opportunities:
EDUCATION FOUNDATION ENRICHMENT GRANT ($22,000 available)
The goal of the Education Foundation Grants is to fund programs/projects which support innovative, imaginative, and enriching experiences for students in the Berea School District.
NEAL AND LYNNETTE KNAUTZ HESCHE WRITING/READING AND PHYSICAL EDUCATION GRANTS ($2,500 available)
The goal of this fund is to provide opportunities for teachers and administrators to develop enrichment activities to promote improved student learning in reading/writing and physical education.
IMAGINE! EXPLORE THE ARTS GRANT – In memory of Joanna Pusti ($800 available)
The goal of the Imagine! Explore the Arts Grant is to provide opportunities for students to nurture their imagination and curiosity, develop creativity, and promote learning through the exploration of the arts. This grant is for supplemental classroom support and does not fund programs or supplies covered by the District.
MAKOVICH & PUSTI ARCHITECTS ENRICHMENT GRANT ($1,200 available)
The goal of the Makovich & Pusti Enrichment Grant is to expose students to the architectural design of buildings.
BHS CLASS of 1972 ENRICHMENT GRANT ($500 available)
The goal of the BHS Class of 1972 Enrichment Grant is to enrich students academically and professionally, to provide students with challenging and rewarding learning experiences, and to enable teachers to prepare and present relevant and meaningful learning opportunities for students in the Berea School District.
The grant should support one or more of the following criteria:
Hey Titans Friends! So many items could be yours if you're the highest bidder...plus a delicious Italian Buffet, Wine Pull, Lottery Drawing, Craft Beer Pull, and Ping Pong Pick! It's not too late to get in on the fun; just buy a ticket at the door tonight at 6:30 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza in Middleburg Heights. DON'T MISS IT!
DON'T BE LEFT OUT! YOU CAN GET TICKETS AT THE DOOR TO BE A PART OF THIS WONDERFUL ANNUAL EVENT!
You can be a witness to the Cleveland Browns turnaround next season! The winning bidder will get to see the Browns start moving in the right direction in the 2017 season. Everyone has a winning record at the 17th Annual Education Foundation Auction. Hope to see you on Thursday, March 9th at the Crowne Plaza in Middleburg Heights!
Tickets are still available: Click on the tab on the right or just show up at the corner of Bagley & Engle Roads at 6:30 p.m.!
What are you doing on Spring Break?
THE AUCTION IS COMING UP FAST! IT'S NOT TOO LATE TO GET YOUR TICKETS AND JOIN IN ON THE FUN!
What are you going to do with the kids during that long week that school is out at the end of March? The Education Foundation has the answer to that pressing question: Family-Friendly Fun close to home--Do something fun every day of Spring Break!
Regal Cinema Gift Card ($25)
Fairview Lanes Moonrock Bowling Certificate for 6
BOGO Passes at Get Air Trampoline Park
$25 Card for Make Believe Indoor Family Fun Center
Gift Cards for IHOP ($30)
In a reusable popcorn box complete with snacks!
Donated By Ingrid Dickson & Irene Joyce, Get Air, Fairview Lanes, and Make Believe
PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS FOR THE MARCH 9th AUCTION by clicking the tab on the right and you could be the winning bidder of March memories to last a lifetime!
ONLY 4 DAYS UNTIL THE AUCTION! GET YOUR TICKETS NOW TO BID ON SOME EXTRAORDINARY ITEMS!
You could be the proud owner of this handcrafted ceramic vase by accomplished ceramic artist Allen Kradlak. Its graceful lines, enticing apple green glaze, and sensual form will be the focal point of any decor. Bid on this one-of-a-kind piece or any of the other fine works of art at the 17th Annual Education Foundation Auction on March 9th at the Crowne Plaza in Middleburg Heights.
Donated and created by Allen Kradlak
Tickets to the auction are available now by clicking the tab on the right!
Moonrock Bowling Birthday Party--so much better than having it at home!
Come to the Education Foundation Auction on Thursday, March 9th at the Crowne Plaza and bid on this glow-in-the-dark fun package for your child's next birthday!
Bowling Birthday Party for 8 children
includes 2 games of bowling
Shoe Rental & Use of Bowling Ball
Unlimited Soft Drinks
Plates, Cups, Napkins, & Forks
Special Gift for the Birthday Child
Also in this package:
Dairy Queen Gift Cards ($20) to get an ice cream cake, of course
Fairview Lanes water bottle
8 mini bowling pins & Mardi Gras beads for the guests
Donated by Fairview Lanes
Get your auction tickets, easily and securely, by clicking the tab on the right!
They say fruit is good for you! How about some fruity goodness with a kick? One of the more spirited items up for bid at the Education Foundation Auction on March 9th at the Crowne Plaza in Middleburg Heights is this fruit basket with a twist!
Treat yourself to:
ABSOLUT MANDARIN VODKA
ABSOLUT GRAPE VODKA
CROWN ROYAL APPLE
THREE OLIVES CHERRY VODKA
Plus assorted fruit-inspired pampering items:
Berry scent beads
Purchase your tickets NOW, easily and securely, with the tab on the right!
This luxury address could be yours for 7 lucky days in Fabulous Las Vegas, Nevada!
A winning bid on a week in this newly remodeled condo at the Education Foundation Auction is just the beginning of your winning streak!
Experience Las Vegas like a native in this downtown one-bedroom condominium.
It is a 5 minute walk to the Fremont Street Experience, inexpensive gambling, Container Park and a bus or Uber ride to The Strip.
One week stay for a mutually arranged date after May 1, 2017.
Donated by Mark and Susan Hans
Get your tickets NOW by clicking on the tab on the right!
You're Invited to the 17th Annual Auction!
Our mission is to invest in the students of the Berea School District by enhancing educational opportunities.