Foundation

Supporting students. Enriching our community.

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The Sauk Rapids-Rice Education Foundation provides opportunities for all students to excel by funding educational opportunities, special projects and engaging ideas that go beyond the district’s operating budget. The foundation enriches the communities of Sauk Rapids and Rice by uniting the generosity of those who care deeply about enhancing education with the students, staff and the Sauk Rapids-Rice School District.

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Erin Thompson accepts a grant for Empowering Young Writers

Erin Thompson accepts a grant for Empowering Young Writers

Providing students with access to iPad keyboards

This grant gives seventh grade students the opportunity to check out keyboards from the school to take home for the projects that require more typing. These keyboards will help students with writing projects that take a lot of typing time.

Crystal Davidson accepts a grant for Literacy for Littles

Crystal Davidson accepts a grant for Literacy for Littles

Literacy for Littles benefits 3- and 4-year-olds in the Sauk Rapids-Rice Early Childhood ECFE program at Rice Elementary

Growing the number of book titles in the preschool collection expands not only choices, but gives students a voice and a chance to share a good story with a caring grown-up. This sets the stage for a lifelong love of reading. 

Steven Mick accepts a grant for music technology grades 6-12 choirs' Sight Reading Factory.

Steven Mick accepts a grant for Sight Reading Factory music technology

Music technology for the sixth- through twelfth-grade choirs

Sight Reading Factory is an online subscription tool that helps students develop in-person and large group music literacy skills both in distance learning or individual settings. 

Steven Mick accepts a grant for music technology grades 6-12 choirs' Sight Reading Factory.

Steven Mick accepts a grant for Sight Reading Factory music technology

Jenny Bushman accepts a grant for Apple Pencils

Jenny Bushman accepts a grant for Apple Pencils

The Apple Pencil allows teachers to provide feedback to students in a more efficient and effective matter, especially important in these unprecedented times. 

Foundation Grant April 2018

Past grant winner at Sauk Rapids-Rice Middle School, 2018

Foundation Grants 2018

Past grant winner at Sauk Rapids-Rice High School, 2018

Foundation Grant April 2018

Past grant winner at Sauk Rapids-Rice High School, 2018

Foundation Grants 2017

Past grant winner at Sauk Rapids-Rice High School, 2017

Foundation Grants 2017

Past grant winner at Pleasantview Elementary, 2017

Foundation Grants 2017

Past grant winner at Sauk Rapids-Rice High School, 2017

Foundation Grants 2017

Past grant winner at Sauk Rapids-Rice Middle School, 2017

Mrs. Johnson 3rd grade Rice 2017 Grant winner for 3D printer

Mrs. Johnson's third graders at Rice Elementary explored 3D printing, thanks to a grant by the foundation in 2017

About the Sauk Rapids-Rice Education Foundation