Partners

Awarded Grants

The JEF may accept donations and bequeathments that the school district may not be allowed to accept. These donations can then be put towards our student scholarship and classroom grants programs.


2016 Grants

Grant Issued To Amount
Sadler’s Marine Classroom Grant
Hands On STEAM Based Learning (STEAM; Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math)
Mollie Smith from Joe Wright $1,000
Family First Classroom Grant
After School Clubs
Erick Alvarez from Fred Douglass $1,000
Homes and Properties Classroom Grant
The Many Faces of Math
The Team of Nance, Zavala, Hopson, Parrish from West Side $1,000
Barry & Jana Autry Classroom Grant
Reflex Math Website Grant for grades 1st through 4th
Mandy Johnston from East Side $1,000
Dennis and Cynthia Durrett Classroom Grant
Cooperative Reading Groups
Tena Comte at Nichols Intermediate $1,000
Brumbelow/Farmer Dairy Queen Classroom Grant
Robotic Legos for the Elementary G/T program
Angie Stinson $1,000
The Jill Swink Grant
In honor of dance instructor, "Miss Jill", former and current students donated and were able to name her an Influential Indian last night, as well as present a $500 grant to the Cherokee Charmers and a $500 grant to the JHS Cheerleaders
Laura Guidry and Kim Clater $1,000
Jacksonville Education Foundation Grant
This will provide a field trip to the Dallas Morning News for the new journalism/newspaper class at JMS.
Jeri ann Gilmore of Jacksonville Middle School $1,000
Grace Traylor Grant by Jana & Barry Autry
4th Grade Girls Book Club
Jill Wallace of Fred Douglass $500
Sadlers Marine Grant
for a field trip to SFA to study Blossoms, Bugs, & Butterflies
the team of Thompson, Mathis, & Torres
Jacksonville Education Foundation
Math Enrichment
West Side for the team of Burnett, Gray, Tavera, and Williams
Jacksonville Education Foundation
Young Scientific Minds
Cinnamon McKey for science at Nichols Intermediate $1,000
Jacksonville Education Foundation
Joe Wright teacher Carman Fiscal for Lego Technology
Joe Wright teacher Carman Fiscal $1,000
Jacksonville Education Foundation (Vision 2020 Program)
for a charter bus trip for juniors and seniors to visit UT-Austin
Sarah Stephens and Terri Orr $1,755
Lee Lewis Construction Classroom Grant
For use at the Multipurpose Complex at JHS (Charmers, cheerleaders, girls athletics, and boys soccer)
Karen Kubara and Coach Coleman $1,000
Claycomb & Associates Architects
For use at the Multipurpose Complex at JHS (Charmers, cheerleaders, girls athletics, and boys soccer)
Karen Kubara and Coach Coleman $1,000

2015 Grants

Grant Issued To Amount
Sadler’s Marine Classroom Grant
Study Island ELA Intervention
Nichols Intermediate $1,000
Jana and Barry Autry Classroom Grant
Dinosaur Valley Experience Field Trip
East Side Elementary $1,000
Dennis and Cynthia Durrett Classroom Grant
Communication Clarification for Special Education
East Side Elementary $1,000
Family First Classroom Grant
After School Clubs
Fred Douglass Elementary $1,000
Tim L. Smith Classroom Grant
IPad for lifeskills
JHS $1,000
Lee Lewis Construction Classroom Grant
computer based instruction
West Side Elementary $1,250
Lee Lewis Construction Classroom Grant
Tablets for Enriching Science
Nichols Intermediate $1,250
Mary Grace Swanson Classroom Grant
ALC Cameras, Printer, and Supplies
Nichols Intermediate $1,000
Mary Grace Swanson Classroom Grant
Home and School Reading Connection
West Side Elementary $1,000
JEF Classroom Grant
Study Island Math Intervention
Nichols Intermediate $1,000
Austin Bank Classroom Grant
Perot Museum Field Trip
Joe Wright Elementary $1,000
Austin Bank Classroom Grant
We are College Bound field trips
Fred Douglass Elementary $1,000
Homes and Properties Classroom Grant
TexQuest Database
East Side Elementary $1,000
JEF Classroom Grant
Gig’Em- We are College Bound
West Side Elementary $1,000
Becky Westbrook Classroom Grant Joe Wright $500

2014 Grants

Grant Issued To Amount
Family First Classroom Grant
After School Clubs
Fred Douglass Elementary $1,000
Homes and Properties Grant JMS Math $1,000
Sadler’s Marine Classroom Grant 1-4th grade GT district wide $1,000
The Perot Museum Field Trip Nichols intermediate 5th and 6th grade GT students $1,000
We Are College Bound" SFA Field Trip West Side 4th grade $1,000
College Awareness Classroom Grant Fred Douglass Elementary $1,000
Richards Penn Law Firm Teacher Impact Grant and scholarship senior teacher at JHS $1,000

2013 Grants

Grant Issued To Amount
Austin Bank
Windmill and Annie Laurie Phillips Grant
JHS $1,000
Austin Bank
Andy and Susan Phillips Classroom Grant
West Side 4th grade $1,000
Austin Bank
Employees/JISD Graduates Classroom Grant
Math 6th Grade Nichols Intermediate $1,000
Austin Bank
Class of 1959 Classroom Grant
Science East Side Elementary all grades $1,000
Austin Bank
Tim L. Smith Classroom Grant
all 3rd and 4th grade GT students $1,000
Family First Classroom Grant Fred Douglass after school clubs $1,000
JEF Nichols 6th grade reading $1,000
JEF JHS 9th grade English $1,000

2012 Grants

Grant Issued To Amount
JEF
East Side Reading Garden
East Side $1,000
JEF
Nichols Intermediate Math Grant
Nichols Intermediate $1,000