Enrichment Programs

Over the past years the LTEF has funded numerous grants that have supported outstanding programs in all LTUSD schools. Last year the grants funded Anti-Bullying Programs, Enrichment Clubs, Mad Science Program, Music Visiting Professors, Outdoor Winter Education, Sphere of Influence, and Teen Truth Anti-Bullying Programs for a total of over $50,000.

Click to expand Enrichment Programs Funded for Fall 2016
Recycling Program District $938
Wonders of Water District $1,338
Children’s Forest District $1,250
Farm Day District $1,188
Outdoor Explore District $1,238
Science Expo 2017 District $1,000
BATS- Artists in Action District $1,600
TAP- Performing Arts in Schools District $1,500
On the Water- Hands On District $1,000
Instrumental Music Program (LTUSD) District $5,000
TOTAL for District Wide $16,050
Cross Cultural Immersion Photography STHS $1,500
Live Broadcast Expansion STHS $1,500
3-D Modeling of Chemical Molecules STHS $528
2018 AVID College Visit Field Trip STHS $1,000
Preserving Memories STHS $1,000
TOTAL for STHS $5,528
Drumming for Fitness/ Music in PE STMS $756
STMS PATH to Success STMS $1,700
Where Everybody Belongs STMS $1,500
TOTAL for STMS $3,956
Coloma Field Trip Bijou $2,500
Redwood Outdoor Ed Bijou $2,500
Bijou Ballet Bijou $480
Nature Bridge Yosemite Field Trip Magnet $2,300
Hand Chimes Music Program Magnet $1,646
Pollinator Garden Magnet $1,050
Experiential Learning Program Sierra House $1,000
Nature Bridge- Golden Gate Program Sierra House $4,000
A Little Bit Louder Now Tahoe Valley $2,000
Visual Arts Program & Exhibit Tahoe Valley $1,500
Willy Wonka Collaborative Project Tahoe Valley $1,500
TOTAL for Elementary Schools $20,476
GRAND TOTAL $46,010

Click to expand Enrichment Programs Funded for Spring 2016
Tahoe Arts Project (TAPS) District $3,000
Outdoor Explore District $2,175
Farm Day District $1,825
Children’s Forest District $1,500
TOTAL for District Wide $8,500
Veterinary Science Initiative STHS $3,500
TOTAL for STHS $3,500
Stem Robotics STMS $3,499.90
TOTAL for STMS $3,499.90
Coloma Field Trip Bijou $2,000
Learning Garden Bijou $1,500
Texts for Immersion Program Bijou $1,000
Coloma Field trip Magnet $1,188
Science Cart Initiative Sierra House $1,195.95
Computer Headsets Sierra House $1,595
Let’s Play playground equipment Tahoe Valley $2,240
Lion King Musical Tahoe Valley $800
TOTAL for Elementary Schools $12,318.95
GRAND TOTAL $27,818.85

Click to expand Enrichment Programs Funded for Fall 2015
Junior Botanist District $1,000
On the Water District $400
Artist in Action (BATS) District $1,600
Tahoe Arts Project (TAP) District $1,000
Wonders of Water District $1,000
Bugs, Bats and Birds, etc. District $1,000
Dental Health District $2,500
Healthy Meals District $2,457
Science Assembly District $4,000
TOTAL for District Wide $14,957
Theater Productions STHS $2,000
AVID College Tours STHS $1,500
Academic Adventures STHS $700
TOTAL for STHS $4,200
Learning through Literature STMS $971
School Assembly STMS $1,400
STEM Robotics in Action STMS $2,000
TOTAL for STMS $4,371
Ballet Club Bijou $2,000
Literature and Informational Texts Bijou $2,005
Pedometers Sierra House $1,000
Pollinator Garden Sierra House $1,000
Nature Bridge Trip to Marin Headlands Sierra House $1,500
Here Us Roar Tahoe Valley $1,500
Come Sing with Me part C Tahoe Valley $1,000
Cooking with Kinders Tahoe Valley $1,000
Building Blocks Tahoe Valley $700
TOTAL for Elementary Schools $10,320
GRAND TOTAL $34,848

Click to expand Enrichment Programs Funded for Spring 2015
Farm Day District $1,600
Children’s Forest District $1,300
Outdoor Explore District $2,000
TOTAL for District Wide $9,800
Constant Contact Subscription STHS $240
Digital Photography STHS $800
Yearbooks STHS $2,500
TOTAL for High School $3,540
Screen Printing Business Mt Tallac $3,000
TOTAL for Mt. Tallac $3,000
Parent Expo STMS $2,800
Outsiders Book STMS $2,000
Boy in Striped Pajamas STMS $1,210
STEM Robotics STMS $3,550
TOTAL for Middle School $9,560
Connecting Kids with Outdoors Sierra House $2,500
Drums Tahoe Valley $1,500
TOTAL for Elementary Schools $4,000
GRAND TOTAL $25,000

Click to expand Enrichment Programs Funded for Fall 2014
Junior Botanist District $1,100
Club 202 Explore Engineering District $1,800
LTUSD Recycle District $1,000
Wonders of Water District $1,400
Bugs, Bats and Birds District $3,320
Elementary Science Assemblies District $3,980
BATS-Bring Arts To Schools District $750
TAP Performing Arts in the Schools District $2,500
TOTAL for District Wide $15,850
Theater Productions STHS $2,000
Relax Alpine Style STHS $1,500
TOTAL for High School $3,500
Avid College Introductions STMS $1,000
Timberwolves in Action w Manny STMS $2,000
Strength Training w TRX STMS $1,000
Social Studies STMS $842
TOTAL for Middle School $4,842
Ballet Club Bijou $650
4th Grade GoldRush Outdoor Ed Bijou $2,050
Enrichment Program Sierra House $4,000
Nature Bridge Trip to Marin Headlands Sierra House $2,000
We Are STARS Performance Tahoe Valley $1,500
Sing with Me Part B Tahoe Valley $2,300
TOTAL for Elementary Schools $12,450
GRAND TOTAL $36,642

Click to expand Enrichment Programs Funded for Spring 2014
Historical Society District $700
Children’s Forest District $1,200
Farm Day District $1,200
Outdoor Explore District $2,000
Wonders of Water District $1,800
TOTAL for District Wide $6,900
Yosemite Photography STHS $800
Angora Planting STHS $1,000
TOTAL for High School $1,800
Family Engineering Night LTESM $889.95
Magic of Electricity LTESM $995
Perf. Arts Costumes Tahoe Valley $950
Sing With Me Tahoe Valley $1,500
TOTAL for Elementary Schools $4,334.95
GRAND TOTAL $13,034.95

Click to expand Enrichment Programs Funded for Fall 2013
South Tahoe Cheer STHS $1000
CTE Integration STHS $658
Digital Video Recording STHS $735
Geometry by Design STHS $795
Lit and Art Magazine STHS $1,500
Music Enrichment STHS $800
Cameras for Photography STHS $1,200
Theater Tech Guests STHS $600
Theater Performances STHS $750
Mt. Tallac Environment(EDF) STHS $2,000
TOTAL for High School $10,038
Patrick Perez Program STMS $2,676
Building Blocks LTESM $2,172
Drums, Rhythm, Culture Tahoe Valley $1,000
Playground Bijou School $2,500
Ramp Project Sierra House $450
TOTAL for Middle and Elementary Schools $8,798
Bugs, Bats, Birds District Wide $3,320
Junior Botanist District Wide $1,450
Recycling District Wide $3,500
Dental Health District Wide $2,220
On the Water District Wide $800
TAP District Wide $3,000
Musical Instruments(LTVA District Wide $3,500
TOTAL for District Wide $17,790
GRAND TOTAL $36,626

Click to expand Enrichment Programs Funded for Spring 2013
Digital Photo Portfolio STHS $500
Photography Program STHS $500
TOTAL for High School $1,000
Cross Country Ski Equipment STMS $3,314
Special Ed. iPads STMS $500
Library eBooks STMS $1,200
TOTAL for Middle School $5,014
4th Grade Gold Rush/SS Bijou Community School $4000
Physical Fitness Equipment Sierra House Elementary $1,500
5th Grade Nature Bridge Trip Sierra House Elementary $1,500
Community School Garden Tahoe Valley Elementary $2,000
Performing Arts Tahoe Valley Elementary $1,500
TOTAL for Elementary Schools $10,500
Wonders of Water District Wide $1,700
Outdoor Explore District Wide $2,000
Children’s Forest District Wide $1,400
Marine Research District Wide $1,000
Tahoe Arts Project District Wide $2,000
TOTAL for District Wide $8,100
GRAND TOTAL $24,614

Click to expand Enrichment Programs Funded for Fall 2012
Digital Photography STHS $500
Geometry by Design STHS $1,650
Drama/Stage Set STHS $1,000
Viking Television STHS $1,500
TOTAL for High School $4,650
Teen Truth Live STMS $2,250
Spelling City STMS $250
Fitness Room Equipment STMS $351
P.E. Ski Boots STMS $842
Special Ed. Media Equipment STMS $509
TOTAL for Middle School $4,202
Ballet Club Costumes Bijou $1,000
P.E. Program Bijou $900
1st Grade Dual Immersion Bijou $750
Kinder Adventure Night S.H./LTESM $1,050
Sound System Sierra House $1,500
Drums, Rhythm, & Culture Tahoe Valley $2,100
TOTAL for Elementary Schools $7,300
Musical Instruments STMS/STHS $5,000
Birds, Bats, Bugs All Elementary $3,360
GRAND TOTAL $24,512

Click to expand Enrichment Programs Funded for Spring 2012
After School Enrichment LTESM $3,000
Peacemaker/PeacefulPlayground Sierra House/LTESM $1,200
Kinder Adventure Night Sierra House/LTESM $2,000
Dental Health Presentations All Elementaries $1,800
TOTAL for Elementary Schools $8,000
6th Grade Orientation South Tahoe Middle School $500
Healthy Heart Rates South Tahoe Middle School $2,540
7th Grade Science Field Trip South Tahoe Middle School $1,600
TOTAL for Middle School $4,640
Digital Photo Equipment South Tahoe High School $4,000
Skywalker Ranch South Tahoe High School $1,360
TOTAL for High School $5,360
GRAND TOTAL $18,000

Click to expand Enrichment Programs Funded for Fall 2011
4th Grade Gold Rush Outdoor Education Bijou Community School $3,000
Anti Bullying Assembly Sierra House/LTESM $2,000
Performing Arts Sound Systm Tahoe Valley Elementary $3,096
X-Country Ski Program Tahoe Valley Elementary $5,000
On the Water, Hands-On Third Grade (All schools) $1,000
TOTAL for Elementary Schools $14,096
TTV Equipment South Tahoe Middle School $5,765
Teen Truth Live Program South Tahoe Middle School $2,550
TOTAL for Middle School $8,315
Glee/Chorus Costumes STHS $1,600
Photography Portfolio Project STHS $1,700
TADA Enrichment Dance Instruction STHS $500
Instrumental Music Enrichment STHS $900
Emotional Freedom Technology Mt. Tallac/STHS $1,500
Sober Grad Night STHS $1,350
TOTAL for High School $7,550
Instrumental Music Program LTUSD $2,500
GRAND TOTAL $32,461

Click to expand Enrichment Programs Funded for the 2010-2011 School Year.
Anti-Bullying Program All Elementary Schools $5,065
Enrichment Clubs (10) Sierra House $5,000
Mad Science Program All Elementary Schools / STMS $11,140
TOTAL for Elementary Schools $21,205
Outdoor Winter Education STMS 6th Grade $5,000
Music Visiting Professors South Tahoe High School $600
Sphere of Influence
(Business Seed Money)
Mt. Tallac $3,660
TOTAL for Middle and High School $9,260
Teen Truth Anti-Bullying Program STMS / STHS $5,065
GRAND TOTAL $35,530

Click to expand Enrichment Programs Funded for the 2009-2010 School Year.
Bobcat Enrichment Clubs Bijou Elementary $5,600
First Grade Music Program Magnet School, Tahoe Valley $2,100
Tahoe Choir All Elementary Schools, South Tahoe Middle School $4,070
Marine Research Education 3rd Graders all elementary schools $1,000
Mad Science Program All Elementary Schools $9,350
TOTAL for Elementary Schools $22,120
Expand Nordic Ski Team South Tahoe Middle School $900
Todd Borg Writers Workshop South Tahoe Middle School $750
TOTAL for Middle School $1,650
TAP Ragtime Piano program All Schools $3,000
Digital Video Production South Tahoe High School $2,800
GRAND TOTAL $29,570