April 2016

Trivia, Sponsors and STARS, Oh My!

2016 Trivia Bee Champs!

Twenty-one teams participated in the 21st annual community event where FRD (Fruity Rum Drinks) earned the coveted Trivia Bee Crown.  Team members Eric Eddy, Jason Loeb and Peter Thompson showed true spirit dressed in fabulous 1970s-style basketball uniforms.  More...

Local Businesses Donate nearly $10,000 

Twenty-three generous businesses sponsored the Trivia Bee, contributing $9,450. The next time you visit one of AEF's corporate sponsors, please thank them for supporting innovation in Arlington's Schools! 

Development & Expansion Grants
$19,679 Awarded

The 'Creating Safe & Supportive Schools' grant will create a cohesive vision for behavioral health in the Arlington Public Schools and 'Maker Culture/Makerspace Interdisciplinary Teaching, Learning & Building' will provide a high-speed, high-precision CNC (Computer Numerical Control) laser cutter to enhance Arlington High School's emerging makerspace.  More...

Arlington Teachers are STARS!
Nominate Ottoson and AHS Teachers for Teacher of the Year!

Looking for a way to say 'Thank You' to your child's teacher or specialist?  The STARS appreciation program is a win-win: recognizing great teachers and supporting AEF!  The Ottoson and AHS teachers that receive the most STARS will be AEF's STARS Teachers of the Year!  Give a STAR online

Welcome new Board Members
AEF welcomes two new board members: Sheelah Ward and Glendalys Gandhi.  Welcome to the team!

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