Grants

Tuscano is lucky to have several talented grant writers that have helped us receive money for our school!  Listed below are the grants we've received:

Year

Grant Written By

Amount

Source/Description

2008

Mrs. Moreland

$796

Westside Impact ~ for art club supplies

2008

Ms. Mann

$370

Westside Impact ~ for vocabulary enrichment games

 2008

Mrs. Moreland

$3600

Arizona Commission of the Arts ~ to create a “Character Counts Mural” and local artists, Joan Bourque and Sallie Cross will be working with all K-5 students to construct an on campus mural promoting our pride in good character. The artists will be here January.

2009

 Mrs. Estrada

 $800

   ~ for all Tuscano kindergartners to attend a field trip to Childsplay Theatre.

2009

Mr. Wilson

$738

Westside Impact ~ for 4th/5th grade hiking trip to White Tank Regional Mountain Park in spring 2010.

2010

Mrs. Estrada

$800

Target ~ for all Tuscano kindergartners to attend a free field trip to Dutchview Dairy Farm.

 2011

 Mrs. Estrada

$700

Westside Impact ~ for Leapfrog Tag Readers for kindergarten classrooms.

 2012

 Mrs. Pontarelli

 $500

 Westside Impact ~ for a 4th grade social studies unit about United States history.

 2013

Ms. Czoka

$800

Westside Impact ~ for Exceptional Student Services supplemental curriculum.

 2013

 Ms. Parks

 $450

 Arizona Game and Fish - for 5th grade sport fishing

 2013

 Mr. Mannelly

 $2800

 American Dream Academy - for a Need Grant

 2013

Mrs. Willow

 $230

 Arizona Science Center - for transportation for 1st graders to go to the Arizona Science Center.

2013 

 Mr. Boisacq

 $4800

 Congratulations Mr Boisacq Arizona Diamondbacks - for “Nutrition for Fuel and Body Balance” – A nutrition unit, a computer, a printer and heart rate monitors.

 2013

Mrs. Estrada

 $700

 Target ~ for all Tuscano first graders to attend "The Cat in the Hat" at Childsplay Theatre.
 2014

Ms. Anderson

$797.25

Westside Impact - for a Kinder "Garden".
 2014

Ms. Herman

$471.48

Westside Impact - for 2nd grade weather station reporters
 2014  Mr. Mannelly  $400  Barbara Park Memorial Literacy Grant
 2014 Ms. Anderson $200 The Kids in Need Foundation & Elmer's Products - for alphabet books
2014-15  Mr. Mannelly
Mrs. Krenkel 
$120,000  21st Century Community Learning Center
2014-15  Mr. Mannelly  $4,400  21C The Science of Baseball
 2014-15 Mr. Mannelly  $10,400   21C APTT TOT
 2014-15 Mr. Mannelly $616  21C Rockets to the Rescue
2014  Ms. Rayfield $1800 Arizona Republic Media Grant - for technology 
 2014 Mrs. Sytsma $200 USA Today Foundation - for electronic editions of the newspaper for the classroom
 2014  Mr. Mannelly $20,000 21st CCLC Technology Enhancement Technology  Funds - for iPads   
 2014 Mrs. Estrada  $700 Target Field Trip Grant - for first graders to attend Childsplay performance of the 3 Little Javelinas
 2015 Mrs. Herman $5000 Cardinals Charities Grant - for Lego story starters 
 2015  Dr. Lobato
Mr. Medina
Mr. Mannelly
$73,600  Preschool Development Grant 
2015  Dr. Lobato
Mr. Medina
Mr. Mannelly
$15,000 Preschool Start Up Grant 
 2015 Mr. Mannelly
Ms. Ulloa 
$120,000 21CCLC Grant - Year II