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Classroom Grants | Professional Development | Educator of the Year     

Welcome to the SVSF Classroom Grants Program!

The application deadline for 2016-2017 has now passed, please plan for applying in the fall of 2017!

Once again, the Foundation is pleased to support innovation and forward-thinking ideas through its long standing Classroom Grant Program funding. The program is open to all educators, classified staff and associated school groups.  

2016-2017 Classroom Innovation Grants awarded October 2016:

Grant TitleSchoolDescriptionGrant Amount Contact
Robots and Early Coding in First GradeCVESPurchase of beginning robot kits$330.00Kristin Yoshikawa
Functional Fitness SupportTFMSAbmats for P.E. class$556.56Jessika Barlow
Just Right LibraryTFMSPurchase of high interest, low level book collection for Special Education program$400.00Jennifer Christensen
Upgrade to MIE Keyboard LabAll schools  elementary Purchase of Mac Pro for the Yamaha MIE Lab$1,333.03Kristi George
LittleBits STREAM KitsCVESPurchase of LittleBits electronic building blocks$1,199.95Jay Jay Ross
STEM Engaging Young LearnersCVESPurchase of licenses for STEM Apps$350.00Susan Head
Bird Reports for Outdoor EducationNBESPurchase of bird subject books for writing and research$240.33Julie Gardunia
Twin Falls 8th Grade ScienceTFMSPurchase of hot/stir plates for science experiments$2,200.00Lori Stanton
"Key" Board to SuccessMSHSPurchase of electronic keyboards for choir classes$1,600.00Haley Isaacs
Flocabulary for 5th Grade InstructionNBESPurchase of Flocabulary licenses for 5th grade$288.88Abigail Bien
Movers and ShakersTRESPurchase of Hokki stools, laptop desks, stability discs, fidget toys, Flocabulary and BrainPop subscriptions for 3rd grade$847.13Lynn Crumb
Reaching New Heights with STEMMSHSPurchase of drones for use in CTE programs $3,000.00Kyle Warren
Elementary Robotics with Blue BotsTRESPurchase of Blue Bot robots for Makerspace$2,285.85Amy Soltys
STEM-ing Ahead with TechnologyTRESPurchase of Lego Mindstorm, Ozobot and Makey-Makey for 4th grade$1,190.85Rhonda Mitchell




Please contact committee chair, Cheryl Duncan at with any questions.

2016-2017 Online Application Form​ (application deadline for 2016-2017 has now passed, please plan for applying in the fall of 2017).​