Sherwood Education Foundation

January 2014 Sherwood Gazette article: Support Calling for Kids, 12/9/13

Take the Call to Help Our Schools Next month, from February 4-6, the Sherwood Education Foundation will stage its annual “Calling for Kids” fundraising campaign, which fuels a large percentage of our giving to Sherwood


December 2013 Sherwood Gazette article: SHS engineering, 11/7/13

Sherwood High Generates Districtwide Interest in Engineering It seems that you can’t read an article about the state of national K-12 education or even the national economy without encountering the anxious concern that the US


Christmas trees to benefit Sherwood Schools

No Pesticides Used * No Herbicides Used No Fungicides Used All Natural Christmas Trees $10 Charlie Browns Other Nobles & Grands $3 A Foot U Cut * We Cut We Deliver 22000 SW Chapman Rd Sherwood, OR 97140 Open Thur – Sun 9


November 2013 Sherwood Gazette article: Idea Lab, 10/7/13

Idea Lab a Place to Teach and Learn Differently This year, the Sherwood Education Foundation (SEF) is helping to fund an Idea Lab at Middleton Elementary. It’s an experimental, nontraditional classroom space that Middleton teachers


Back to School, Better Equipped

School is back in session this week. It’s an exciting time, one that both kids and parents look forward to. Thanks to grants from the Sherwood Education Foundation, Sherwood teachers will be better equipped


Ride for Schools, June 29th

Earn Money for Our Schools by Riding Your Bike! June 29th It’s always great when you hear a good “what can one person do?” story. You know, the ones about gallant individuals who decide that they


SEF Gives Out $22,000 in Teacher Grants

The Sherwood Education Foundation (SEF) is funding more than $22,000 in grants to Sherwood teachers for the 2013-2014 school year. We are incredibly grateful to Sherwood citizens and businesses who donated the money to


Kindergarten iPads: Differentiated Learning at Its Best

April 2013 Sherwood Gazette article: Kindergarden iPads, 3/8/13 Last month I wrote about Archer Glen fourth graders who are reinvigorating their love of reading with a classroom full of Kindles funded by the Sherwood Education


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