The Issaquah Schools Foundation funds many things at every school in the district.  Including all of the wonderful grants and programs below that are funded to help students at Grand Ridge.

Program

Funded

Healthy Youth Initiative which includes Basic Student Needs (food, clothing, backpacks, dental care) Funded Annually
Highly Capable (MERLIN and SAGE) Support Funded Annually
National Board Certification (NBC) Scholarships for teachers Funded Annually
New Teacher Classroom Start-Up Funds Funded Annually
Pre-K/K Summer School Funded Annually
Special Services Program Support Funded Annually
TransAct Subscription for ELL Department Funded Annually
Volunteers of Issaquah Changing Education (VOICE) Mentor Program Funded Annually
Voz de La Comunidad Spanish Language Magazine Funded Annually
Marimbas for World Music 2014
Elementary Writing Curriculum Support – Professional Development for Teachers 2013
iPads Igniting Math Learning, Engagement and Understanding 2013
Literacy Program support for K-5 Libraries 2013
Building Character and Healthy Habits Through Golf (District Wide) 2012
Elementary Literacy Curriculum Support – Leveled Book Rooms in all Elementary Schools 2012
Take Home Books for Struggling Readers 2012
District Wide Visual Arts Lessons K-5 2011
Elementary Science Initiative – New Science Curriculum for all elementary grades 2011
Library Resources for Parents and Professionals 2011
Boosting Reading Achievement through Home/School Connection 2010
Learning Music Through Technology 2009
Grand Ridge Learning Garden 2008
Enhancing Reading & Language Skills through Playaways 2007
Comprehensive Reading assessment 2006