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  • You Can Do the Cube

    McClendon and NeSmith Gifted and Talented classes were awarded a CISD Education Foundation grant last spring to purchase puzzles from the You Can Do The Cube program.  Using the STEM-approved project, GT students in 1st - 5th grades were able to use the six colors from 100 Rubik's Cubes to create an image of Chief Sitting Bull.  It was exciting to see the students celebrate the success of teamwork while learning about algorithms and pixels. 

    CISD Gifted and Talented Specialist Tonya Kennedy says the students are looking forward to building additional images using this non-traditional, yet challenging atmosphere for learning.  Mrs. Kennedy also wanted to send a very special thank you to the CISD Education Foundation, "I am so grateful that the Community ISD Education Foundation awarded us the grant funds to provide such a thought-provoking activity."

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Chandler Ross, Kamry Brown, Bailey Robinson, Carter McClendon, James McDaniel each received a $1,000.00 Scholarship!

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CISD Education Foundation

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    CISD Education Foundation Mission Statement:
    Working Together to Support Education and Dreams in Community Independent School District
     
    The Community ISD Education Foundation  is a charitable organization governed by a Board of Directors representing a cross-section of citizens who are dedicated to education and want to enhance the education of all students in Community Independent School District .  It has a 501(c)3 status.  
     
    The Foundation was established to solicit, manage, and distribute funds for enrichment purposes in a program areas not otherwise funded by the District.  Funding is supplemental and does not replace or alter use of tax-based revenue.
     
    In the last 10 years, the Foundation has given over $75,500 in grants to the District.  Last year we provided two $1,000 scholarships to CHS seniors.  We hope to be able to expand the scholarship offerings each year.
     
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  • Leta Cornelius, President
    Terry Robles, Vice President
    Donna Spearman, Treasury 
    Deborah Nabors, Secretary 
    Amy Boerner
    Kay Gage
    Christal Martinez
    Rae Norton
    Jose Robles
    Francine Sorensen
     


     
    Email: foundation@communityisd.org 
     
    CISD Education Foundation
    P.O. Box 123
    Lavon  TX  75166