Grant History

Since 1992, Lawrence Township has awarded more than 778 grants, totaling more than $3,518,000, to support excellence in Lawrence Township Public Schools.

Grant Name Yearsort ascending School Description
Engineers Teaching Algebra 2017-2018 LMS Program to send an engineer into every Algebra classroom for a day and help relate Algebra to the job market and outside world.
Gamify Your Science Classroom 2017-2018 LMS 18-month subscription for the video game platform Legends of Learning in order to reinforce science concepts.   
Look and See 2017-2018 All Elementary Spot Vision Screener to help detect vision problems early in young students.
Full STEAM Ahead: Using iPads to Enhance Music Education 2017-2018 BF 5 iPads to create a digital music program at Ben Franklin.
Franklin Institute Chemistry Assembly 2017-2018 LMS Interactive assembly and supplemental materials to build on knowledge gained from the assembly.
Mindful Teen Part 2 2017-2018 LMS Additional mindfulness training for staff and students.
Huzzah! His Excellency, Georg Washington, Returns to Maidenhead 2017-2018 LMS Historical performance for 7th grade American History Students.
Leap into Science Through Literacy 2017-2018 All Elementary Engaging non-fiction texts that will give kindergarten students the opportunity to explore real world phenomena around the changing seasons.
Kids Bridge Bullying Prevention and Diversity Appreciation Programs 2017-2018 BF Interactive bullying prevention and diversity appreciation program for second and third graders.
USA Science & Engineering Festival 2017-2018 LMS A field trip to the Washington, D.C. Science and Engineering Festival.
In Living Color- Promoting Learning with Color 2017-2018 LMS Presentation Center which will allow LMS to create content and school-specific posters for Character Education, curriculum and general school information.
Second Grade Robotics 2017-2018 All Elementary Robotics program for second graders at all elementary schools.
Ben Franklin Sound Garden 2017-2018 BF Materials that will allow students to design and create a permanent musical environment on the existing fence in the playground area.
Using Nonfiction Publications to Engage in History and Improve Literacy 2017-2018 LMS Nonfiction social studies magazines for American History teachers to supplement curriculum studies.
Drown out the Distractions 2017-2018 LMS Sound cancelling headphones and privacy shields to help students who struggle to focus.
Launch Kits for Elementary Mobile Makerspace 2017-2018 All Elementary Tools to expand the Mobile Makerspaces at all elementary schools.
Mobile Minds for Mobile Learning 2017-2018 EPS Provides 3 iPads for each Kindergarten classroom at EPS.
Building Transition Skills via NJ Transit 2017-2018 LHS One way tickets for the NJ Transit buses to allow students to travel to and from school and community sites as part of the Community Based Instruction component of their Career Exploration class.
Manners Matter! Pathway to College and Career Readiness 2017-2018 LMS Manners to Go™ Middle School curriculum to help strengthen social skills among students at LMS.
Super Subscriptions for Super Kids 2017-2018 BF & LES Subscription to Spelling City and headphones for special education and ASI students at Ben Franklin and Lawrenceville Elementary school.
Milestone Project Revisited: Celebrating Childhood Experiences & Character Ed with Literacy, Art & Music 2017-2018 EPS Yearlong reading, writing and creativity project that will have students creating handmade books that chronicle milestones in their lives.
Personalized Products Made4U! 2017-2018 LHS Supplies to help students in the Career Exploration class build workplace readiness skills by making personalized key chains and magnets. 
The Modern-day Musician 2017-2018 LHS One Roland FA-08 88 Key Music Workstation and one MacBook Pro laptop with music software for the LHS Keyboard Lab to strengthen the piano program.
Using STEAM Tools to Engineer Sound in Music 2017-2018 BF STEAM tools that will allow students to create and engineer their own music.
Travel the World with Google Expeditions 2017-2018 LES Google Expeditions kit with 20 devices to be shared throughout the school.
Seated Outdoor Learning Space with Accompanying Native Botanical Plantings 2017-2018 LHS Funds to outfit an outdoor courtyard space with seating and native plants to be part of an educational botanical garden.
Incentives and Team Building for the Behavior Program at LHS 2017-2018 LHS Fund one field trip for students in the Behavior Program to be used as both an incentive and an opportunity to practice appropriate social behaviors in the community.
Fostering Growth Mindset in Math 2017-2018 LES Registration fee for one teacher to attend Jo Boaler’s Professional Development in Stanford, CA in May.
Jefferson & Hamilton - a audience with the founding fathers 2016-2017 LMS interactive debate/performance that details the founding fathers involvement with the development of Declaration of Independence.
You got the beat! 2016-2017 EPS Exercise ball drumming choreographed to music.