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
"Smart" speech and language 2013-2014 LIS SMART board to help facilitate the development of language and speech skills of students
Allowing all voices to be heard 2012-2013 EPS Installation of a new sound system in the all-purpose room
Enhancing Opportunites for Outdoor learning 2012-2013 BF Additions to the SNAP space including walking paths and a sun shade
Sensory Garden 2012-2013 LES A sensory garden that will allow students to explore nature through scent, color, sound and touch.
Walking Path 2012-2013 SL A walking path around the playground area to access the new fitness equipment.
Projector at LIS 2012-2013 LIS a new projector will be added to the all-purpose room to enhance assemblies, presentations, and other school functions
Sit and Read 2012-2013 LMS New seating and upgrades to existing seating at the school's library to provude students with areas more conducive to in-depth reading.
Be the Change 2012-2013 Lawrence High School Program to provide students with experiential workshops and seminars that demonstrate the possibility of love and connection through the celebration of diversity, truth and full expression. 
Engineering is Elementary 2012-13 All Elementary, LIS Engineering program for grades 2 and 4 throughout the district
Using IPEVOs for Development and Proficiency of ASL Student Skills 2012-13 LHS Portable web cams for use in American Sign Language Classes
RTI for Speech Therapy 2012-13 SL  Collection of CDs and CD player for use in speech/language reinforcement program
Summer Reading 2012-13 LIS Summer reading program for rising 6th graders
Shoot-A-Way 2012-13 LHS  Basketball shooting machine GUN 6000 with scoreboard
Building Bridges to College 2012-13 Slackwood "Realizing the American Dream" Famiily Engagement program
Utilizing Videos in PLCs 2012-13 All Elementary  Educational training videos for math and language arts instruction
Extending the Classroom through Streamcasting 2012-13 LHS  Developing an online video library
LHS Library Renovation 2012-13 LHS Updating High School Library to become a more collaborative and usable space
Going Green all year round 2012-13 BF Greenhouse addition to existing SNAP space
Learning and Saving the Earth 2012-13 Ben Franklin Purchase of environmentally friendly biodegradable lunch trays
LHS- Improving the Atmosphere in the Gym 2012-13 LHS New sound system in the school gymnasium
Utilizing SmartBoard Software to Engage Young Learners 2012-13 BF  Interactive CD-Rom Software for use in preschool and kindergarten
Improving Reading Comprehension 2012-13 LIS Smartboard Interactive Language Arts Center Activities
Thinking Tools Trunk 2012-13 All Elementary  Enrichment materials and resources to strengthen student thinking skills
NJ Model Congress 2012-13 LHS Registration for participation in a model congress simulation
Earobics and RTI 2012-13 SL  Subscription to help improve speech and language of students
Senteo Responders 2012-13 LHS  Smart Response System to engage students in instruction
Motivation through iPad Innovation 2012-13 LIS  Providing ASI and RTI Students with a Virtual Toolbox of Engaging Developmentally Appropriate Resources
Smart Music for the 21st Century Learner 2012-13 LMS  Online subscriptions for students to record performances
Keyboarding Kids 2012-13 LIS  Teaching  terrific “touch typing”, a lifelong skill
If we could talk to animals 2012-13 LIS  Linking structure of life knowledge to real life animal behavior and communication