WYOMISSING AREA PTA

2015-16 MINI GRANTS AWARDED
Kara Les - 35 books from the PA Young Readers Choice Awards Literacy Program Grades K-4
Cathy Barra - Guitar accessories and books for students grades 9-12
Jodi Wirebach - Reading A to Z and RazKids.com subscription for learning support grades 5&6
Jim Comerford - Avery Enterprises Quiz Bowl Magazine subscription for grades 11 & 12
Caitlyn Gibbs - behavior motivator  timers for students in grades K-4
Mike Miller - Materials for stencils to create Tibet Peace Flags at WREC
Kami Fecho, Doug Shuey, Michele Hetrich, Bridgette Kozuch & Kelly Ferrandino - Alex Meiner Band to perform at WREC to culminate World Heritage Festival for grade 6
Robin Kline - 1 hour Bald Eagle program presented by the Carbon County Environmental Education Center for Grade 5
Kristen Schaffer - Classroom mail center & fine motor skills manipulatives for her Kindergarten class
Meredith Emkey - Language Arts books and materials for her Kindergarten class
Brian Ackerman - Oversized Wyo Scrabble Board for the Jr/Sr High Library
Toni Wengerd - CD Players for Language Arts Block for her 1st Grade classroom
Mike Miller - 2 Blenders for Pulp Pottery Projects at West Reading
Shauna Easteadt - Reading Olympics t-shirts for 4th & 5th Grade Participants
Gwen Gibson - Origami Paper & postage  to create and send paper cranes to students in Japan


2016-17 MINI GRANTS AWARDED
Gwen Gibson - New whiteboards
Kami Fecho, Doug Shuey, Bridgette Kozuch, Kelly Ferrandino - Alex Meixner Band Heritage Festival
Kara Les - Books for library
Toph Miller - Type to Learn Program
Chris Stanchek - Classroom library books
Greta Jones - 7-12 Learning Support - ELA materials
Karen Tripolitis - Math / Science Manipulatives for kindergarten
Steve O'Neil - Rock Wall Accessories
Danielle Metzger - Portable/adjustable whiteboard
Meredith Caldwell, Caitlin Bambrick, Amy Stewart-Himes, Patty Armstrong, Amy Miller-Cush, Kelly McClennan, Kate Aurentz - 2 Buddy Benches (1 for each playground)
Frank Ferrandino, Walter Holt, Jodi Reardon, Matt Babiarz, Mike Vecchio - Stereo System for Weight Room
​Nancy Boyer - stability cushions for classroom

The Wyomissing Area PTA mINI-gRANT PROGRAM BENEFITS OUR STUDENTS BY SUPPORTING  THE CREATIVITY OF OUR TEACHERS. aLL TEACHERS ARE INVITED TO APPLY FOR MINI GRANTS.  THE PROGRAM IS DESIGNED TO PROVIDE TEACHERS WITH MATERIALS THAT ENHANCE EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES IN THE CLASSROOM, IDEALLY TO ENRICH AND EXPAND BASIC CLASSROOM CURRICULUM.