Foundation awards grants to impacted schools

Foundation awards grants to impacted schools

Arvada Press, March 16, 2015

By Crystal Anderson

Student achievement is something all schools strive for, and this spring two of Jeffco’s most impacted buildings are recognized for their success in fostering a culture of achievement.

Jeffco’s Peck and Stein Elementary will receive grants from the Foundation for Great Schools, a coalition recognizing success in education. A collaboration of five Colorado nonprofit organizations, The Anschutz Foundation, The Daniels Fund, Fox Family Foundation, Gates Family Foundation, and the Piton Foundation joined together to reward schools with a higher percentage of free and reduced lunch students for the success they’ve seen both in and outside the classroom […]