Hempfield Teacher Grants

The Hempfield Foundation Grant Program is designed to enrich and enhance the lives of students in the classroom and allow teachers to try creative ideas without incurring financial burden.

The foundation has funded a variety of innovative programs in all disciplines from the visual and performing arts, to athletic programs and academic achievement.

2018-2019 Hempfield Teacher Grant Program:

Criteria:

  • Hempfield Foundation Grant requests should be aligned with Hempfield School District Curriculum.
  • Requests should be research-based, creative, innovative, motivational, enriching, and instructional.
  • Only submit requests for instructional materials that are not otherwise included in the district budget. Consult your building principal on building budget matters relating to your grant application.
  • Grant applications should be signed and approved by the building principal or direct supervisor.
  • Grant application for the 2018 – 2019 school year should be received June 30, 2018
  • Individual grant amounts are evaluated by the Hempfield Foundation Board and will be commensurate with the size of the target audience and impact of the project.
  • The Hempfield Foundation reserves the right to fund a grant, either fully or partially, depending on the resources available.
  • A list of matching grants or any additional funding sources for the grant activity should accompany all requests.
  • Grant requests should NOT include funds for:
    • Graduate study work
    • Capital improvement projects that come under the jurisdiction of the Superintendent’s Office
    • Training or conferences
    • Food
    • Prizes and/or incentives
  • Grant requests will be considered up to a maximum of $3,000.
  • Staff members may submit one grant application/school year.
  • The recipient of the Hempfield Foundation Grant will contact the Foundation with the date and time of the program for visitation and publicity purposes at Hempfield Foundation, 200 Church Street, Landisville, PA, 17538, or email – hempfieldfoundation@gmail.com
  • At the completion of your program, please forward a brief summary of its impact to Hempfield Foundation, 200 Church Street, Landisville, PA, 17538.
Hempfield Foundation Grants Program

Grant Application:

Grant application deadline: June 30, 2018

Past Grant Awards:

Elementary School

Centerville Elementary: Author Visit: Sarah Weeks One Book One School Program
East Pete Elementary: Fernhill Landscapes
Farmdale Elementary: Mimi Shapiro: Artist
Landisville Primary Center: Author/Artist Visit: Jen Bryant/Christiane David
Mountville Elementary School: One Book One School Program, Author Sarah Weeks
Rohrerstown Elementary: Memory Project

Middle School

Centerville Middle School: Artist in Residence: Patricia Scialo
Landisville Intermediate Center: VanGo! Museum on Wheels titled ARTECH

High School

Hempfield High School: Artist in Residence: Kevin Lehman

Photo of Artist Christiane David

Artist Christiane David

Photo of Van Go! Museum on Wheels

Van Go! Museum on Wheels

Photo of Artist Kevin Lehman

Artist Kevin Lehman

Elementary:

-Sensory Rooms
-10 Station Outdoor Fitness Trail
-Wobble Chairs
-Stability Balls
-Second Step Curriculum for Social Skills Development

Middle

-Makerspace
-Classroom Mini-Business
-Oak Leaf Manor Activities
-Dutch Apple Play and Mea
-Chess Boards/Pieces and Clocks

High

-Replacement and upgrade of old and broken equipment in the television studio
-Give a Gnome a Home
-Tree Growth
-Restore Historic Books
-Rachel’s Challenge Program

Photo of Sensory Rooms

Sensory Rooms

Photo of Television Studio

Replacement of equipment in the television studio

Two boys installing a sign

Sensory Rooms

EITC Grants Awarded Prior to the 2017-2018 School Year:

Elementary:

-Sculpture for Sculpture Garden (RES)
-Urban Graphic Art: Ramon Trevino (MES) -
-Van Go! Museum on Wheels (LPC) -
-Application for Functional and Non-functional Ceramic art (LIC) -
-Peter Catalanotto Artist/Illustrator (FES)
-Ramon Trevino and Author Visit (EPES)
-Traditions, Culture, and Making of Kites in Bermuda (CES)

Middle:

-Youth Art Month, Rhythm Village (LMS)
-Blaine Siegel: Artist in Residence (4 days) (CMS)
-Makerspace (LMS/CMS)
-Live Performance of Midsummer Night’s Dream (LMS/CMS)
-Making a Clock (CMS/LMS)

High School:

-Exploration in Form; Traditional and Nontraditional Forms (HHS)
-CAD & 3D Printer (HHS)
-iPads for Pre-School (HHS)

Ramon Trevino and Author Visit

Ramon Trevino

Child at Van Go! Museum on Wheels

Van Go! Museum on Wheels

Application for Functional and Non-functional Ceramic art

Ceramic art