A HUGE THANK YOU TO ALL OF
OUR SUPPORTERS.....WE WERE
ABLE TO RAISE OVER $5,000 AT
THIS 1 1/2 HOUR EVENT. IT WOULD
NOT BE POSSIBLE WITHOUT YOUR
Sixth-grade students in Ms. Grady’s and Ms. Lindenbaum’s art classes learned about Aboriginal culture during a visit from native Australian artist Chris Pitkin. Chris played a didgeridoo for the students and explained the different aspects of the Australian culture, including the music and art of the Aboriginal people. The first natives of Australia, did not have a written language. They share their history through art by means of “dot paintings” made from the Outback’s red sand.
This program was funded by the Elwood Booster Club.
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Thanks to all who generously donated to help replace the John Glenn Knights bench seating. These custom padded seats are the teams ' bench seating used for all basketball, volleyball and wrestling meets. The old ones are in disrepair (SEE PHOTO).
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Thank you for your support!
THANK YOU TO ALL OUR MEMBERS AND SPONSORS!
Since 2008, we have donated over $240,000 to support academics, arts and athletics in Elwood Public Schools & our community.
TO DATE IN 2015-2016 we have donated $34,000 to fund an electronic sign at the entrance to JGHS and EMS campus, various EMS & Boyd extracurricular and homework clubs, EMS Australian Art program and zero gravity swing for an elementary playground.
IN 2014-2015 we have donated $36,000 to fund leveled libraries at Boyd & Harley, restore Elwood Middle School student clubs, EMS Italian field trip, flag pole on JGHS Varsity baseball field and purchased document cameras for Harley. Thank you for your generous support!
IN 2013-2014, EBC DONATED $44,600 TO ELWOOD SCHOOLS
$13,850 for Boyd & EMS Homework Clubs and EMS Media Club
$5,000 to fund the JGHS Environmental Club and EMS International Club.
$3,800 for JGHS Auditorium Sound System
$5,000 for Boyd Math Manipulatives to support Common Core Curriculum
$2,200 for Harley Ave "Have you Filled Your Bucket?" Presentation
$7,800 for JGHS Varsity Baseball Field Reconditioning, Windscreens & Backstops
$5,300 for Chromebooks at Boyd
$1,000 to JGHS Student Council and Class of 2014
$600 for zero gravity swing at Harley
In addition, we made $6,200 of in-kind donations for Elwood baseball program training, uniforms and other equipment in 2013-2014.