WCCU Teacher Grant Recipients

Congratulations to all of the Teacher Grant Program Recipients!

We recently awarded (19) WCCU Teacher Grant Awards, totaling just over $9,000, for the 2021/22 school year. Grants were awarded in values up to $500 to the following local Teachers or Staff members:

 

Chariho Regional School District

Kristen AndersonMary Ellen Sposato

(Recipients are pictured left to right):

  • Kristen Anderson - Richmond Elementary
  • Mary Ellen Sposato - Richmond Elementary
Grant monies will help fund educational and social projects, including initiatives such as 'Greenhouse Watering System', and 'Equipped 4 Reading Success-Book Study Lending Library'.
 

Coventry School District

Adam KnightKelly KramerKristin PiresPatricia Maxwel

(Recipients are pictured left to right):

  • Adam Knight - Coventry High School
  • Kelly Kramer - Coventry High School
  • Kristin Pires - Washington Oak School
  • Lisa DelBove & Jennifer Jendzejec - Western Coventry School (not pictured)
  • Patricia Maxwell - Western Coventry School
Grant monies will help fund educational and social projects, including initiatives such as 'Italian Language and Culture', 'Funds for Filling Station', 'Chromebook Charging Stations', 'STEM Station', and 'Mrs. Maxwell's Bank and Store'.
 

Exeter-West Greenwich School District

Christopher Massed

  • Christopher Massed - Exeter-West Greenwich High School
  • Gregg Charest - Exeter-West Greenwich High School (not pictured)
Grant monies will help fund educational and social projects, including initiatives such as 'Maker Space Meets School Store', and 'Steel Band Start Up'.
 

Narragansett School District

Karen FestaKrystal Uricchio

(Recipients are pictured left to right):

  • Karen Festa - Narragansett Elementary
  • Krystal Uricchio - Narragansett High School Transitional Academy
Grant monies will help fund educational and social projects, including initiatives such as 'Active Calming Center', and 'Narragansett Transition Academy'.
 

Stonington School District

Marika Heughins

  • Marika Heughins - Stonington Middle School
  • Noreen Elliot - Stonington Middle School (not pictured)
Grant monies will help fund educational and social projects, including initiatives such as 'For the Joy of Reading', and 'Book in a Day'.
 

South Kingstown School District

Anna Stuart VieiraCarrie KellyMartha-Barbera.png

(Recipients are pictured left to right):

  • Anna Stuart-Vieira - Curtis Corner Middle School
  • Carrie Kelly - South Kingstown High School
  • Martha Barbera - Curtis Corner Middle School
Grant monies will help fund educational and social projects, including initiatives such as 'Virtual Reality in the Classroom','Rebuilding the Library Collection', and 'SMART (Students Making Actions Responsibly Together)'.
 

Westerly School District

Ann Marie DoyleBea LukensLeanne Liguori

(Recipients are pictured left to right):

  • Ann Marie Doyle - Dunn's Corners Elementary School
  • Bea Lukens - Springbrook Elementary
  • Leanne Liguori - Westerly Pre-K School
Grant monies will help fund educational and social projects, including initiatives such as 'Dunn's Corners School Coding', 'Engaging Youth in Robotic Exploration', and 'Pre-K Little Free Library'.

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