OLPH School has been awarded a transportation grant to attend the U.S. Science and Engineering Festival and Expo held in our nation's capitol on Friday, April 27, 2012. Mrs. Barbara Wissmann, OLPH School middle school math and science teacher, will be taking the 7th grade class to the expo, the nation’s largest celebration of all things science & engineering. The expo features over 1500 hands-on activities and over 75 performances. The grant covers the cost of bus transportation to the event. For more on the event, please visit http://www.usasciencefestival.org/exhibits.
November 25, 2010 Receives $50,000 grant from Constellation Energy
Per the Constellation Energy Grant, OLPH School will partner with UMBC. This partnership will promote STEM education in OLPH School while researching renewable wind energy. During the spring semester, students will further their STEM curriculum by learning concepts, building models, participating in labs, doing research, using technology such as Weather Bug and evaluating the business elements to make a conclusion on the viability of using wind at our own school.
Are you aware of other grant opportunities? Do you know of a grant opportunity that you would like to share with us? Let us know about it! Please contact Sheronda Booker, OLPH School Board Development Chair at Allaboutus4@verizon.net.