Grants & Awards


14 Allendale Teachers Earn Grants Dollars To Enhance classroom Teaching and learning

Congratulations to the APS Fall 2018 Mini Grant Winners! The APS Foundation acknowledged the valuable contributions of the following APS staff who were recipients of these awards.  Please congratulate them and thank them for their dedication to APS students. 

Mrs. Karen Wit, Oakwood – 5th grade STEM science

Mrs. Lindsay Daly, High School – Voice of American literature book clubs

Mrs. Cathy Culp, High School – New camera to support yearbook

Mrs. Lynne Burns, Middle School – Supporting literacy display racks and contact paper

Mrs. Tricia Hallack, Elementary/Great Start Readiness Preschool – Math manipulatives

Mrs. Tracie Sult, High School – Spanish 4 students bilingual puppet show for elementary students

Mrs. Richelle Rybiniski, Elementary – RIME Magic: Phonics-powered prevention and intervention

Mrs. Lindsey Davies, Middle School – Diversity in literature

Mr. Mark Foley, High School – Hamlet ESL/differentiated instruction support

Mrs. Kayla Lindeman, Oakwood – Fiber arts exploration – weaving

Mrs. Meredith Bauder, Elementary – Reading comprehension game set for 2nd grade

Mr. Adam Wurst, Middle School – Music assessment recording

Mr. Mike Sispera, High School – Communication and media production

Mr. Ron Silveira, High School – Bioengineering with gel electrophoresis, transformation and biofuels


(Pictured above are several of our Fall 2018 mini grant recipients.  From left to right, Meredith Bauder, Tricia Hallack, Mark Foley, Lynne Burns, Scott Park (grant committee member), Kayla Lindeman, Adam Wurst, Tracie Sult and Ron Silveira)


Allendale Public School Foundation Grant Information

Grant deadlines are March 1st and October 1st of each year.  All completed grant application materials should be emailed to:

Kristin DeGroot

Allendale Public School Foundation Grants

PDF DocumentGrant Instructions & Questions

PDF DocumentGrant Application Cover Sheet

PDF DocumentGrant Project Budget Form

Allendale Public School Foundation Teacher Mini-Grants

PDF DocumentTeacher Mini-Grant Directions

PDF DocumentTeacher Mini-Grant Application Form

About the Allendale Public School Foundation

The Allendale Public School Foundation offers an opportunity for people passionate about education and our community's children to come forward and make a real difference right now and for years to come. Please consider the Foundation and its mission in your charitable giving and financial planning.

The Allendale Public School Foundation is overseen by a Fund Advisory Committee of up to nine members including the Business Manager, one building administrator, one member of the Board of Education and parent and community representatives. Committee members serve a term of at least 3 years.