Celebrating the arrival of a mini-grant check at Memorial are (back row) Dr. Angela Stallings, the school's principal; Steve Phelps, Abby Skowron and Suzanne Easley of mini-grant sponsor Phelps Insurance; and (front row) librarian Adrienne Raible; Melissa Harrison of Phelps Insurance; librarian Jennifer Brabston and John Phelps of Phelps Insurance.
PASADENA ISD EDUCATION FOUNDATION MINI-GRANT
Applicants: Jennifer Brabston, Adrienne Raible (primary), Laurie Etnyre, Jonathan Gilbreath, Richard Alba, Kelly Cowan, Chad Chamberlain, Jennifer Baldwin, Cathy Roark, Chris Gross (secondary)
Mini-Grant Name: "Movin' On Up"
Abstract: The "Movin' On Up" college and career readiness program will redesign the current room. It will create a friendly environment that provides access to the best planning resources for students and parents. New laptops, current materials and building supplies needed to create a contemporary atmosphere will allow us to offer a place where students want to come and meets the needs of the 21st Century learner. Only 25 percent of Mavericks attend college after high school. Utilizing this grant will increase this number. The monies from this grant will help current students at PMHS and many students through the years.
Sponsor: Phelps Insurance