The Education Foundation of BCPS Supports 21st Century Initiative Grants Edit

The Education Foundation of Baltimore County Public Schools, Inc. has offered schools the opportunity to apply for up to $2,000 to support instructional projects each school year.  Projects must address an identified need(s) that is aligned with BCPS goals for academics, and key actions as stated in the BCPS Blueprint 2.0: Our Way Forward and the School Progress Plans. Recipients awarded project funds were based on the project’s anticipated contribution to essential knowledge and skills students must have to be successful in life and employment in the 21st Century.

Grant proposals must address at least one of the following instructional focused 21st Century themes:

  • Financial, Economic, Business and Entrepreneurial Literacy
  • Environmental Literacy
  • Arts and Culture
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
  • Health Literacy
  • Civic Literacy
  • Global Awareness

The following are the names and the titles of the 2017-2018 recipients of the 21st Century Instructional Initiative Grants:

Bear Creek Elementary School

Ukulele Program


Campfield Elementary School

Sensory/Music Garden


Catonsville Center for Alternative Studies

Molding Growing Minds into Future Masterpieces


Catonsville Elementary School

CES Courtyard Raised Bed and Butterfly Garden


Catonsville High School

Uniqueness and Universality Our Shared Humanity


Catonsville Middle School

Courtyard Garden for Wildlife


Chadwick Elementary School

STEM Challenges


Church Lane Elementary Technology School

Classroom Bots


Cromwell Valley Elementary Magnet

Ignite Financial Literacy


Deer Park Middle Magnet School

DPMMS Cross-Curricular Learning Space


Dundalk High School

Dundalk Cluster Art Project and Curriculum Fair--Year Eight


Edgemere Elementary School

Birthday Book Bin


Franklin High School

Duke Moot Court Tournament


Fullerton Elementary School

Project Watershed


General John Stricker Middle School



General John Stricker Middle School

NorthBay Adventure Camp 2018


Glyndon Elementary School

Genius Hour


Golden Ring Middle School

Art for a Cause Art Show Fundraiser for Autism Awareness Month


Golden Ring Middle School

Wall Beautification of Maker Space and Library Rooms at Golden Ring


Gunpowder Elementary School

The Virtues Project


Halstead Academy

Full STEAM Ahead by MAKING Virtues Count at Halstead Academy


Holabird STEM

National Aquarium's Aqua Partners Program


Johnnycake Elementary School

Young Authors Jam Night


Kenwood High School

Bee an Engineer


Lansdowne Middle School

Student Restorative Council


Loch Raven Technical Academy

NorthBay Adventure


Martin Boulevard Elementary School

STEAM Museum


Northwest Academy of Health Sciences

Breaking Barriers and Expanding Access - Making Robotics a Reality


Office of ESOL

Diversity Day Celebration


Office of Organizational Development

The Neuroscience of Learning - Home School Connections


Office of Science

BCPS EcoBlitz Competition 2018


Office of Visual Arts

BCPS Film Expo 2018


Organizational Effectiveness

Building Instructional and Transformative Coaching Capacity to Support our Leaders


Parkville High School

Legislative Inefficiency National vs. State


Parkville Middle School

Student Council Leadership Support


Perry Hall Elementary School

Cracking the Code


Randallstown Elementary School

Read, Create, Invent


Randallstown Elementary School



Randallstown High School

Vessels for Peace


Rosedale Center for Alternative Study

MAKE Your Career


Scotts Branch Elementary School

It's a Small World


Seneca Elementary School

If You Build It They Will Come; A Lego Wall


Sollers Point Technical High School

Organic Vegetable Garden


Southwest Academy

Preparing Leaders of Tomorrow


Sparrows Point High School

Floating Wetland Habitat


Sparrows Point Middle School

Lincoln in Real Life


Sparrows Point Middle School

Read the Outside


Stemmers Run Middle School

Birth of a Steel Band


Victory Villa Elementary School

Lets Perform


West Towson Elementary School

Move to Improve: Physical Literacy at WTES!


Western School of Technology and Environmental Science

Music Matters - A Celebration of Steel Drum Crafting and Music


Winand Elementary School

2018 Family STEAM Night


Winfield Elementary School

Winfield Mentoring and Community Partnership Legac Project


Woodlawn High School

STEAM Career Exploration: NextGen 3D Printed Prosthetics


Woodlawn High School

Woodlawn Cluster Art Show


Woodlawn High School

Ceramic Bowl Donation to Empty Bowls Initiative


Woodlawn High School

Soft Skills Symposium