We would like to thank our community partner Quad Cycles for their continued support. Their second annual bike swap in June raised over $1,600 for AEF. We’d like to thank the people of Arlington and the greater Boston area for contributing to their event.
Congratulations to our STARS Teachers of the Year! The Arlington High School and Ottoson Middle School teachers that received the most STARS (School Teachers are Really Special) certificates this year were:
Nicole Eidson, AHS English
Greg Condakes (Ringo Starr below), Ottoson Music*
Stefanie Carlson, 8th Grade Math*
(*For the first time ever, we had a tie for Ottoson Teacher of the Year)
This slideshow demonstrates student artwork that was created by Arlington High School students in a pilot digital arts studio (one workstation). The AEF Technology Initiative (that ends June 30th) is raising money to fund a fully outfitted Digital Arts Studio at the High School. Learn more.
The STARS (School Teachers are Really Special) program is a way to tell your teacher “Thank you for all you do!” They make great end of year teacher gifts! Deadline is June 6 to ensure delivery by the end of school.
The Ottoson and AHS teachers who receive the most STARS will win the STAR of the Year awards.
We recently awarded the Arlington Public Schools $39,866 in three grant categories: Development & Expansion, Continuing Scholars, and Innovations in Education. These grants would not be possible without YOU our donors – thank you! More…
YOU can help e x p a n d technology in Arlington schools! June 30th will mark the end of the third and final year of the AEF Technology Initiative. ALL donations made by June 30th will fund classroom technology by September. Help us reach our goal! Find out more about how you can help us accelerate technology in Arlington’s schools.
Looking to trade in or buy a used bike? Quad Cycles will be hosting their second annual Bike Swap on Saturday & Sunday June 20-21. All proceeds from the event will benefit AEF. Last year’s event raised over $1,000 and we hope to exceed that this year! More info…
Calling all runners (or walkers)! We’ve got a great opportunity for you to run, have fun andsupport AEF all at the same time! The Cause + Event Race is unlike any other race series of its kind. The runner (or walker) chooses their favorite registered 501(c)3 nonprofit and their cause will receive at least half of the racer’s registration. Join us and other fellow AEF supporters on May 17th. Registration and more info.