ENRICHMENT GRANTS AWARDED
2018 -19 Enrichment Grants.
WPTSO will consider funding grant requests that support our mission from WCS teachers, clubs, student groups, and teams. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year as funds are available. Grants generally range from $100 to $500. $500 is the maximum grant amount awarded.
Our funding cycle for the 2018-19 school year is complete! Check out the list of enrichment grants we awarded this year! Over $2,200.00 went towards enriching WCS classrooms and supporting the teachers and students in our community.
ANNUAL PROJECTS & INITIATIVES
Teacher Appreciation &
September through June - The WPTSO is committed to honoring the WCS faculty & staff for their hard work and dedication. In addition, the WPTSO provides funding for teachers to enrich their classrooms with resources outside the school budget. Learn more about past grants awarded.
Fly Like An Eagle Fun Run
November - The Fly Like an Eagle Fun Run is an annual community event. Parents, Teachers, Students and community members run the 5km loop through Westport-on-Lake-Champlain and then enjoy a delicious breakfast together. Learn More about this year's Fun Run!
Scholastic Book Fair
December - Every year, right before Holiday Break the WCS Library is alight with a colorful array of books and trinkets for all ages. This popular 'Fair' sponsored by the WPTSO garners interest from students and parents alike, and benefits the school Learn More about this year's fantastic fair!
Spring Fun Raiser!
April - Each year we experiment with a new initiative that will build community and raise some money towards classroom enrichment grants and scholarships. Stay tuned for details about this year's Fun Raising event. It could be the most fun you've had all year!
March - The WPTSO sponsored Volley Ball Tournament is a much anticipated and entertaining event. Parents, teachers, students and community members register teams of 6 and compete in an exciting elimination tournament (playing a minimum of 2 games). All proceeds go towards WPTSO scholarships and initiatives. Download 2018 Rules and Registration Forms here.
May - This $500 WPTSO Scholarship is awarded to a college bound senior who has made outstanding, positive contributions to the educational and social environment of Westport Central School.
June - Whether it's providing funding to restructure the baseball field, purchase shrubs and flowers or building bleachers, each year the WPTSO reviews requests from faculty/staff to help with the beautifation of our WCS campus.
SAT Prep Course
Each year the WPTSO contributes funding towards a SAT Preparation Review Course for students expecting to take their Scholastic Aptitude Test at Westport Central School.