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