is proud to support the outstanding LCPS educators in the quest for excellence in our classrooms. In collaboration with the Virginia Brilliant Endowment, the Mesilla Valley Transportation Endowment, the Jimmy Mendoza Fund and the Parkhill, Smith and Cooper Grant, the Foundation is able to offer an opportunity to award monthly mini-grants of $100 each to 10-20 teachers for classroom supplies!
The program details are:
To access the website where you apply, you will find a link on the LCPS website (lcpsf.org) or you may also just type the following Survey Monkey URL in your browser: lcpsf.smapply.io
The timeline for the Teacher Grant process is as follows:
Please e-mail Betsy Geery, Executive Director of the LCPS Foundation at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions!
|Applicant first name||Applicant last name||School:|
|Michelle||Atencio||Zia Middle School|
|Emily||Bennett||Dona Ana Elem/Hillrise Elem|
|Kerri||Carrasco||Monte Vista Elementary|
|Racheal||Drinkwater||Hermosa Heights Elementary School|
|Andrea||Ellis-Gill||Arrowhead Early College High School|
|Tiana||Fernandez||Oñate High School|
|Janean||Garney||Lynn Middle school|
|Rachel||Gentry||Centennial High School|
|Patricia||Guerra||Dona Ana Elementary|
|Tina||Hall||Oñate High School|
|Karen||Hanson-Sharp||Mayfield High School|
|Christine||Harris||Las Cruces High School|
|Esmeralda||Hernandez||Mesilla Park Elementary|
|Elisa||Holguin||Monte Vista Elementary School|
|Carl||Keyes||Centennial High School|
|Waithera Judy||Kinuthia||Camino Real Middle School|
|Martin||Lopez||Centennial High School|
|Gloria||Mendoza Marquez||MacArthur Elementary|
|Michael||Rigsby||Zia Middle School|
|brandi||rukovena||Mayfield High School|
|Karen||Sivils||SPED/Monte Vista and Valley View Elementaries|
|Jessica||Spoeneman||Dona Ana Elementary|
|Tanya||Watson||Las Cruces High School|
The Las Cruces Public Schools Foundation works closely with community supporters and generous donors to provide scholarship opportunities to seniors in the Las Cruces Public School District. The Foundation is proud to administer these scholarships in order to help students pursue their higher education goals. The scholarships range from $500 – $2000.
The Foundation partners with local businesses and individuals to sponsor an annual awards banquet. The LCPS Celebration of Excellence in Education Awards Dinner honors the LCPS Teacher of the Year, National Board Certified Teachers, recipients of the Dr. Sandra K. Nakamura Professional Award, and students who are finalists or semi-finalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program and National Hispanic Scholars.