HeadsUp San Rafael Public Education Foundation

P.O. Box 150157, San Rafael, CA 94915

Tax ID# 94-2838374 

San Rafael City Schools: 

Bahia Vista, Coleman, DavidsonGlenwood, Laurel Dell, San Pedro, Short, Sun Valley, Venetia Valley, Madrone HS, San Rafael HS, and Terra Linda HS

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HeadsUp is part of Schools Rule Marin, a coalition of all Public Education Foundations in Marin County.

HeadsUp mini-grants support innovative site-based enrichment programs K–12 that affect significant numbers of students and build confidence, competence, and creativity. ​

Congratulations

Congratulations to our 2017–18 Teacher Mini-Grant Recipients!

Krista Wallinger, Laurel Dell:  
Guided reading materials for 3rd graders

 

Jeanette Tietze, Laurel Dell:  Tickets to the SF Symphony for 1st graders

 

Emily Koller, Bahia Vista
Visit from Marin Museum of American Indian

 

Pierre Littee, Bahia Vista  
Math Literacy Library for 3rd graders

 

Nancy Donovan, Venetia Valley  
Resource specialist book sets for small group reading

 

Mateo Dillaway, Venetia Valley  
Transportation to the SF Symphony for band kids

 

Stephen Duffy, Glenwood  
Rainforest drums for music program

Matt McCabe, DMS
WeVideo computer licenses

 

Michael Mares, DMS
Cello/violin repairs, pin wheels for base players

 

Ranae Roemer, DMS
Squishy circuit kits for science enrichment for 8th graders

 


 

Adam Singer, DMS
Student-built wind tubes for aerodynamics project

 

Freddy Dominguez, Venetia Valley
Entrance fees/workshop at Charles Schultz Museum for 8th graders

Justine Kuehle, San Rafael
Transportation fees to support AVID college visits

 

Alani Coleman, San Rafael
Class sets of foreign language novels

 

CJ Healy, San Rafael
2 volleyball nets

 

Kent Morales, San Rafael
Computer licenses for model making software to enhance project-based science curriculum

 

Joanna Herrera, San Rafael  
New shelves for the kiln

 

Jessica Redding, San Rafael  
Nutrition lesson involving vegetable-based smoothies

 

Annie Yi, San Rafael  
LCD TV for presentation enhancement in art classes

Green Grants

Congratulations to our 2017–18  Green Grant Recipients!

Allie Kegley, Venetia Valley
school garden maintenance

 

Toni Ignoffo & Mindy Findtner, Coleman, installation of a water bottle filler

Leilani Siri, DMS
composting supplies for gardening class

Christie Clark, SR Eco-Action Club (student), electric hand dryers to reduce paper waste 

 

Sara Frack, TL
native pollinator garden to enhance science curriculum

 

Owen Bartolf, TL MSEL (student)
eco-friendly greenhouse to be designed and constructed by

 

Amy Muithya, TL MSEL (student)
funds for permanent air quality monitoring and for field trip funds for air quality monitoring group​

Angela Tsai, TL MSEL (student),
middle school education program about microbead contamination from personal care products

 

Ethan Pletcher, SR Physics Academy (student), bench/planter of his own design that is a solar-powered charging station for campus use

 

Ezra Bowers, TL MSEL (student),
garden supplies, hardware enhancements to garden planters, including raising one planter for wheelchair accessibility

 

Ella Reid, TL MSEL (student)
funds to support a solar-powered irrigation system for the Native Garden Group