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Past Program Enhancement Grants

The following lists past grants given by the Lawson Alumni Association Program Enhancement Program.  From time to time, the Association also donates funding for special events and items. For example, the Alumni Association contributed to travel costs for the school during the football team's 2007 State Championship and purchased the large screen television in the High School Commons area...

Grand Total to Date! ~$61,904.84
Program Item(s) Grant Provided Amount

Fall 2016
High School Cheerleading (Green) Mat and Run-through Sign $1,033.00
Southwest Elementary Library (Green) Yoga Ball Chairs $560.00
High School Science (McNeely) Electronic Balances $855.00
Hgh School Math (Kessler) Graphing Calculators $1,000.00
Kindergarten (Pettz) Wireless Headphones $1,213.00
Kindergarten (Pettz) Flexible Seating Materials $583.00
3rd Grade (Heins) Osmo gaming system $800.00
Total for Fall 2016 $6,044.00

Spring 2016
Football 2 Sideline mats $2,075.00
Total for Spring 2016 $2.075.00

Fall 2015
Southwest Elementary (C Rider) Osmo game system $225.00
High School Baseball (Jacobsen) Tarp for mound, bases $740.00
Total for Fall 2015 $965.00

Fall 2014
High School Gym Scoreboards (Grant made with Lawson Booster Club)
High School Athletics Trajectory End Zone Camera
High School Track Pole Vault Pit, landing padding & safety padding
Total for Fall 2014 ~$10,000.00

April 2011
8th Grade English MAP Buckle Down Books $257.67
4th Grade 4 Wireless SMART Slates $1,340.00
Music 2 Chair Carts $693.00
Total for April 2011 $2,290.67

October 2010
Cheerleading Cooper's Feet $250.00
3rd Grade - A. Heins Scanner for Classroom $60.00
Kindergarten ESGI computer program $625.00
5th Grade Electronic Pencil Sharpeners $292.64
High School Counseling Literature Organizers $429.35
1st Grade Decodable Books $325.00
3rd Grade Laser Pointers $186.20
Total for October 2010 $2,168.19

April 2010
Softball - Coach Jacobsen Bat Bags $1,000.00
Track - Coaches Sloop & Fairchild Pole Vault Poles $800.00
Math - R Blakely SMART Slate $450.00
Cardinal's Nest - J DeWeese Zen Player $60.00
Total for April 2010 $2,310.00

October 2009
Cardinal's Nest - J DeWeese Digital Camera $163.97
Varsity Basketball - L Glenn & B Smith 30 Travel Bags $750.00
Total for October 2009 $913.97

April 2009
Speech/Language 20 hand held tally counters $58.04
Kindergarten 5 Digital Cameras $889.37
HS/MS Broadcasting/Journalism 3 video cameras $1,166.00
Total for April 2009 $2,113.41

October 2008
2nd Grade - Amy Gutierrez Scanner $142.95
2nd Grade - Amy Gutierrez Additional leveled books for Zip into Reading program $390.06
Kindergarten - Julie Pettz MP3 Zen Players (5) w/protection plan $559.90
Character Ed Committee - Amy Brown/S Cotton Misc supplies to kickstart this new program $1,176.00
Total for October 2008 $2,268.91

April 2008
Football Program - Coach Dunn DVD Burner/Duplicator $550.00
Basketball Program - Coach Smith GUN Shoot-Away $750.00
Track Program - Coaches Sloop & Fairchild High Jump Pit $1,000.00
Total for April 2008 $2,300.00

October 2007
Cardinal's Nest Caps and gowns $243.00
6th Grade Reading Dies to supplement the Accucut die cut machine purchased last spring $57.00
2nd Grade Lending Library materials $700.00
Parents as Teachers Outdoor play equipment $500.00
John Weir/Robotics Sponsorship for this newly formed extra curricular club at the High School $500.00
Total for October 2007 $2,000.00

April 2007
6th Grade Reading Accucut machine, dies, and storage unit $1,500.00
3rd grade Scanner $400.00
MS Math Math manipulatives $500.00
5th grade Student dry erase boards $165.00
Total for April 2007 $2,565.00

October 2006
SW Library Bookshelves, chairs & cabinets $1,000.00
SW Special Ed Learning carpet for classroom $300.00
HS STC Pictures, paper & ink for working students $130.00
HS Softball/Baseball Pitching machine $1,500.00
Total for October 2006 $2,930.00

April 2006
1st Grade magnetic letter boards $871.20
4th Grade 2 listening centers $400.00
Early Childhood/PAT Love and Logic materials $700.00
Special Education (McQuerry) touch screen for computers $365.00
SW PE partial pmt-climbing wall $1,000.00
Total for April 2006 $3,336.20

October 2005
HS Cheerleading new mascot (Cooper) $1,207.00
HS Academic Team team vests $420.00
HS Academic Team buzzer system $569.00
MS Counseling 7th grade Life Skills curriculum $555.00
Total for October 2005 $2,751.00

April 2005
HS Cross Country (Sloop) uniforms $1,500.00
Kindergarten (Pettz) scrapbooking supplies $404.72
Total for April 2005 $1,904.72

October 2004
HS Music (Potter) drum major podium $550.00
SW Library (Collier) 400 AR quizzes ($2.58 each) $1,032.00
Total for October 2004 $1,582.00

April 2004
Prac. Arts (Cotton) job hunting hand books $168.00
1st Grade reading rod student centers $454.45
SW Art (Crosset) art history resources $190.00
Theater (Alford) batteries and head sets $620.04
MS FACS/Science torso for study of anatomy $777.15
3rd Grade books on CD and cassettes $802.00
Total for April 2004 $3,011.64

October 2003
SW Music (Sallee) cabinet to store robes $400.00
Theater (Alford) hanging microphones $200.00
2nd Grade lending library materials $1,000.00
HS Music (Eckhoff) leather music folders $610.00
Total for October 2003 $2,210.00

April 2003
Kindergarten play and learn mats $1,875.00
HS Science (Judd) balances and scales $800.00
HS Cheerleading (Owen) floor mats $360.00
Total for April 2003 $3,035.00

October 2002
MS Science (Miller) microscopes $1,441.28
Theater (Alford) tools $300.00
HS Music (Eckhoff) metronome $180.00
Prac. Arts (Cotton) cards, markers $50.00
Counseling (McNeely) misc. needs $100.00
Counseling (McNeely) 5th grade Sr. Citizen project $176.15
2nd Grade lending library $500.00
SW Library (Stockton) math start books $382.70
Total for October 2002 $3,130.13