Sherwood Education Foundation

Kids Connect with Kindles

The Sherwood Education Foundation (SEF) funded a classroom full of Kindles (e-readers) for Maria Grant, a fourth grade teacher at Archer Glen Elementary, and the kids are crazy about them. Grant applied to SEF


February 2013 Sherwood Gazette article: Calling for Kids, 1/3/13

It’s Time for “Calling for Kids” All tapped out from Christmas giving? Had it with end-of-year charitable appeals? Please, for the sake of our schools, take one more call. On February 5-7, the Sherwood Education


SEF grants support technical skills: R2D2 Ignites Passion for Engineering

 John Niebergall has recruited a lovable little robot to get students interested in science, math, and engineering. Niebergall, Engineering and Architecture teacher at Sherwood High School, received two Sherwood Education Foundation (SEF) grants to help


Sherwood Education Foundation: Meet Our Board

(originally published in the October 2012 Sherwood Gazette) If it takes a village to raise a child, it takes a whole community of volunteers to support a school district. The Sherwood School District is blessed


Sherwood Education Foundation: We’re Everywhere

(originally published in the September 2012 Sherwood Gazette) Another school year is upon us—new clothes, backpacks, teachers, friends. But our kids are streaming back through the doors of schools that continue to face deep budget


SEF Helps Laurel and Edy Ridge Schools Offer Science Fair

(originally published in the July 2012 Sherwood Gazette) This past April, students at Laurel Ridge Middle School (LRMS) and Edy Ridge Elementary School were able to strut their science stuff in a school-wide science fair,