• The focus of the EPSF is to support 4 vital strategic pillar programs.

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  • Engaging our youngest learners to ensure a great start to their school careers by:

    • Using play to build literacy and language skills
    • Introducing the classroom setting
    • Fostering relationships with the students, families, caregivers, and teachers


    Programs and Areas of Support

    • Everett Ready
    • Play & Learn
    • Literacy Support
    • Translation and dual language resources

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  • Creating a supportive culture where each student is engaged, thrives, and values learning by:

    • Increasing literacy, math, and science achievement
    • Supporting equitable access to resources that support student learning
    • Inspiring teachers to seek innovative programs to foster achievement and excitement for learning


    Programs and Areas of Support

    • Classroom grants
    • New teacher grants
    • Paraeducator grants
    • Library grants and literacy support
    • STEM/Innovation support
    • Support for the arts
    • New staff engagement
    • Donor-funded special projects
    • Miscellaneous program support

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  • Ensuring students are prepared to succeed in college, career, and life by:

    • Implementing high school and beyond scholarships
    • Supporting graduation and college dual credit tuition
    • Expanding opportunities for all students


    Programs and Areas of Support

    • High school and beyond scholarships
    • Summer school tuition assistance
    • College in High School and dual credit tuition assistance
    • Career Link support
    • Student DEI grants
    • EPSF student board representatives

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  • Supporting student needs, mental health, and well-being by:

    • Proviving critical resources and supporting students' essential needs, including Kids in Transition
    • Partnering with EPS Social Workers and Family Resource Center team
    • Expanding opportunities to enhance student wellness


    Programs and Areas of Support

    • Student needs grants
    • Social worker program support
    • Family Resource Center partnership and support
    • Stuff the Bus program