Grant Impact 2018-2019

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:

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

The following are the names and the titles of the 2018-2019 recipients of the 21st Century Instructional Initiative Grants:

School Name for Instructional Initiative Grant Title of Grant
Deep Creek Middle School Off To The Lab. An Authentic Look into Gel Electrophoresis
Dundalk Middle School Math and Science MWEE
Edgemere Elementary School 101 Reasons to Have a Musical
George Washington Carver Center for Arts and Technology Male Dancer Development Program
New Town High School New Town Writing Center
Office of Elementary Social Studies Gamifying Learning Using the Stock Market Game
Office of Visual Arts Connecting Diverse Learners through Visual Literacy
Office of Visual Arts BCPS Film EXPO
Orems Elementary School Preparing Citizens for a Future of Choices
Owings Mills Elementary School Sensory Room
Owings Mills High School Eagle Express Coffee Shop
Patapsco High School and Center for the Arts Slam Poetry Performance & Workshop with Gayle Danley
Perry Hall Elementary School We're Game for Math
Sollers Point Technical High School Design of a Medical Innovation
Sparrows Point Middle School Read the Outside Year Two
Wellwood International Our School Story of Waste