2011 Excellence in Education Grants, totalling $32,723

10 iPads and accessories for District-wide Special Education (funded in partnership with SEPTA)

A-Z Web-Based Reading Program for all BRS students (funded in partnership with the BRS PTA)

Mobile cart with 12 laptops, for use in Pleasantville Middle School

Online Book Club, an enrichment program open to all 8th-graders

Ecological Footprint Program (CELF) for the 6th Grade (funded in partnership with the PMS PTA)

Six Steriomicroscopes for PMS science classes (funded in partnership with the PMS PTA)

Digital Microscope for PHS Biology classes (funded in partnership with PHS PCO)

DVD Collection for the Visual Arts (funded in partnership with PHS PCO)

Grand Piano, reconditioned (This grant was funded over two years and includes partnership with Pleasantville Friends of the Performing Arts, PHS PCO, and student fundraising)

Set of electronic buzzers for the PHS Challenge Team to use to practice for local televised quiz show The Challenge.