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SVSD staff named mini grant winners

The Seneca Valley Foundation and Mr. Randy Hart, a Seneca Valley Alumnus and retired educator, recently announced that five members of Seneca Valley School District’s elementary and secondary staff have been named mini-grants winners.
Mr. Hart donated $2,000 to the Seneca Valley Foundation (SVF). Specifically, the contribution will be used for mini-grants.
Grants were awarded based on each applicant’s intent to enrich curriculum and/or provide students with additional learning opportunities through the grant funds.
Mini-grant winners and their projects are:

  • Jamie Badaracco, Evans City Elementary First Grade Teacher, STEAM Recess Activities Equipment
  • Rebecca Finch, Seneca Valley Senior High School Honors Molecular Biology and Human Anatomy  Teacher, Brain Models for New Anatomy 2 Course
  • Steve Fortunato, Seneca Valley Senior High School Honors Engineering Applications, Women in Engineering and Graphic Design Teacher, Makers Space Equipment
  • Tim Kamnikar, Ryan Gloyer Middle School Visual Communications Teacher, Laser Engraver Printers
  • Andra Titus, Ryan Gloyer Middle School English Teacher, Cancer Research/Soap Fundraiser

Mini grant winners 2019

Pictured above (L-R): Andra Titus, Rebecca Finch, Randy Hart, Tim Kamnikar, Steve Fortunato and Jamie Badaracco.