2016 Shop for Schools

This year, when you do your Christmas shopping in Teton Valley on Saturday, December 3, you’ll also be giving back to the schools! On the first Saturday of December, local business join with the Teton Valley Education Foundation to raise money to help provide opportunities for excellence within Teton School District. Participating businesses sign up to donate a percentage of their sales or a flat donation. Look for the Shop for Schools ornament in their windows and support these businesses who support our schools! Shop local and be a true Santa!
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#Giving Tuesday

Make a Donation to the Teton Valley Education Foundation’s ArtReach Program During National Day of Giving on Tuesday, November 29, 2016.

#Giving Tuesday

Hearing and Vision Screening

The Teton Valley Education Foundation offers annual hearing and vision screening in Teton County’s elementary schools through a partnership with the Idaho Eastern Region Lions Sight and Hearing Foundation.
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Backpacks for Kids

Each year, the TVEF partners with the Rotary Club of Teton Valley, The Corner Drugstore and Subs for Santa to purchase school supplies and backpacks for students whose families may be experiencing financial difficulties and cannot afford school supplies.
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VOICE Student-to-Student Mentoring

The TVEF funds Teton High School’s VOICE program each year. The VOICE Student to Student Mentoring Program is an ongoing program where positive older students have a strong VOICE to influence younger students.
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Art Reach is another long-term program funded by the TVEF. Through our support, a certified art teacher provides one class per month to K-5 students.
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Expedition Yellowstone

Each year, TVEF seeks funding to support important out-of-the-classroom learning sessions such as Expedition Yellowstone and Teton Science School.
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Robotics is a program partially funded by TVEF where students learn how to design, prototype, build, program and troubleshoot a machine that will compete with other machines across the nation.
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TVEF Classroom Grants

Each year, TVEF sets aside approximately $15,000 to support teachers with equipment, supplies, books, technology and field trips. You, as donors, help make these funds possible! TVEF Classroom grants are distributed in September, January and March!
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Post-Secondary Scholarships

Each year, TVEF awards a small four-year grant to four Teton High School students to help with expenses while in college.
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thanks-1080pxThe Teton Valley Education Foundation serves every student and educator in Teton Valley Idaho’s public schools. We work closely with school and district leadership to support critical projects that can not be funded within the school district’s budget. We invite you to contribute your time, talents and dollars to help us bring unique educational programs into every school, provide competitive grants for teachers and staff, and coordinate a cadre of dedicated classroom and school volunteers.

Featured: A brief video on what the Teton Valley Education Foundation does for the community.

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