2021-22 classroom projects

Here is a summary of the projects that have been funded for the 2021-2022 school year. Project summaries and outcomes will be available after June 2021. Click here for a downloadable list of the funded projects. 

Kaiser Permanente Supports Diversity

Social-Emotional Learning and Diversity Through Dramatic Play

Victoria Pallotta  |  $976

East Avenue Elementary School

Characters like me- Diversity in reading Aloud

Dena Connolly  |  $1,000

Longwood Elementary School

World Language Library - Spanish

Gabriela Preciado |  $987

Tennyson High School

Latino America Cuisine

Norma Severson  | $947

Tennyson High School

World Languages Library - Urdu/Farsi/Pashto

Madonnabelle de Leon  | $976

Tennyson High School

PHd Architects Supports the Arts

Diablo Ballet Peek Outreach Residency

Kristen Nevarez  |  $1,000

Burbank Elementary School

Ruus Shakespeareans

Paul Garrison|  $1,000

Ruus Elementary School

Strings for All

Earl Cato |  $991

Mt Eden High School

Picture This

Desirae Christoffersen  | $982

Palma Ceia Elementary School

Printmaking & Abstract Art Assemblage

Marisa Lumia  | $661

Tyrrell Elementary School

R. Zaballos & Sons Supports STEAM

Hands on Math Centers

Amy Jackson  |  $767

Longwood Elementary School

Mystery Science Pack

Isabel Uribe |  $443

Cherryland Elementary School

Tyrrell's Butterfly Garden

Sandra Jurado  |  $554

Tyrrell Elementary School

Longwood's Edible Garden

Jill Meier | $1,000

Longwood Elementary School

Hands on Learning

Valerie Bogdanos  | $448

Burbank Elementary School

Engie Supports Literacy

Guided Reading Needs

Kelly Rien  |  $817

Glassbrook Elementary School

Give Every Student a Voice

Joycelyn Young |  $765

Ruus Elementary School

Small Group Literature

Dena Connolly |  $1,000

Longwood Elementary School

Leveled Library Book Cart

Sarah Gardner | $587

Eden Gardens Elementary School

SIPPS (Systematic Instruction in Phonological Awareness, Phonics, and Sight Words)

Hunter Hodges | $1,000

Ruus Elementary School

Tri-Group Supports STEAM

STEAM Activities for Kinder

Amy Jackson  |  $631

Longwood Elementary School

Health Today and Tomorrow

Miguel Minjares |  $872

Bret Harte Middle School

Drone Coding Obstacle Course

Judith Okolie |  $1,000

Tennyson High School

First Grade Sensations - Sensory/STEM Stations

Laurie Bickart | $1,000

Burbank Elementary School

Makerspace 3D Printer & Supplies for Design Thinking

Amy Lindahl | $724

Stonebrae Elementary School

Hayward Education Association Award

Hands on Science

Noemi Romero-Rodrigues  |  $839

Burbank Elementary School

Equipment For Equity

James Higares |  $969

Glassbrook Elementary School

Sensory Adaptations

Katherine Light-Valrey | $988

Ruus Elementary School

Masters in Giving Sponsors - Forensic Analytical, Fremont Bank, Nieto Valle Construction, Safeway Foundation & Whole Foods

Advocacy Buttons

Jin Chon |  $755

Tennyson High School

Flexible Seating Makes Everyone Feel Valued

Katherine Brown |  $1,000

Longwood Elementary School

Diverse Books to inspire Inclusion and Kindness

Valerie Bogdanos |  $874

Burbank Elementary School

Representation Matters- Novel Studies

Ava Rodgers |  $865

Burbank Elementary School

Latino America

Yesenia Castro Avila | $952

Tennyson High School

Block Printing with Art Club

Julianne Clark  |  $977

Tennyson High School

Outdoor Sensory Timeout and Art/Reading Classroom

Maria Elena Aguilus |  $1,000

Tennyson High School

Choose Kind

Elia Bustamante  |  $919

Burbank Elementary School

Sensory Station Students

Elana Louie  |  $940

Longwood Elementary School

Classroom Library

Yoon Hee Lee |  $966

Tennyson High School

Count Me In! Funded by HEF Supporters

Updated Latinx Anthology

Ramiro Ramirez |  $567

Tennyson High School

Drama Costumes

Ward Stern  |  $383

Tennyson High School

Books to Deepen Student Vocabulary, Literacy, and Engagement!

Valene Wong |  $261

Eden Gardens Elementary School

The Zen Den

Elana Louie  |  $685

Longwood Elementary School

Increasing Representation

Rachel Sagapolu | $1,000

Tennyson High School

Mexican Cuisine

Ana Gonzalez  |  $556

Tennyson High School

Hands on Science

Clara Delsener |  $368

Southgate Elementary School

Redwood & Waterfall Earth Day Mural

Kristina Verdile  |  $746

Tennyson High School