Detroit Lakes Teachers Receive Grants Totaling $24,000

Detroit Lakes Teachers Receive Grants Totaling $24,000 Click to Enlarge

DETROIT LAKES, MN--Grants totaling 24-thousand dollars were presented to over a dozen teachers by the Detroit Lakes Public Education Foundation Monday night. Foundation spokesman Gary Krogsgaard told the School Board 17 thousand dollars came from the foundation and 5,000 dollars was donated by SJE Rhombus. Jim Lockrem from SJE Rhombus Foundation presented the District with the $5000 check for STEM programs.

(I.S.D. #22 Superintendent Doug Froke accepts check from SJE Rhombus Foundation's Jim Lockrem)


Teachers receiving grants this year:

1 Alternative PE Jessica Johnson $1,000.00 DLMS

2 Multi-Cultural Dolls Jenny Heimark $500.00 Lincoln

3 Meet Your Neighbors Kelly Kalina $3,600.00 DLHS

4 Doc Cams Diana Hedstrom $1,718.00 Roosevelt

5 Sensory Floor Decals Kelly Gag $567.00 Lincoln

6 Sound System Spanish Amy Haire $1,381.00 DLHS

7 Makerspace Tech Deb Haverkamp $1,100.00 Roosevelt

8 STEM Equipment Tom Vagle $7,908.00 DLHS

9 Alt Reading Novels Shea Henderson $500.00 DLMS

10 Flex Seating Shea Henderson $500.00 DLMS

11 VR in Classroom Brady Baxter $4,529.00 ALC

12 Thinking Outside Box Fletcher Nelson $200.00 Rossman

13 STEM Projects Shelly Gilson $725.00 Rossman

14 School Readiness Anna Wilson $500.00 Lincoln

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