Leavenworth Education Foundation


The foundation was formed as a way of supporting educational efforts in the Leavenworth community that might not otherwise become a reality. It is a non-profit charitable foundation supported by individuals, organizations, and local business persons who seek to expand the learning opportunities within their community and is also supported administratively by the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation and Affiliated Trusts. The foundation is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit.


News and Announcements

Foundation Pioneer Pride Patrol Delivers Checks

Tuesday, September 20 was a day filled with drummers from Warren Middle School, over-sized checks, balloons, and lots of excitement for the announcement of the annual Leavenworth Public Schools Education Foundation Innovative Teacher Grant awards. The Foundation delivered 22 grants for a total of $52,847.73, all of which will impact Leavenworth USD 453 classrooms this school year. Many thanks to the numerous community, business, and family donors that make the Foundation the strong and successful organization it is, with the purpose of supporting the efforts of Leavenworth USD 453.

2016-17 Innovative Teacher Grant Application

Welcome to the 2016-17 school year! The Leavenworth Public Schools Education Foundation is pleased to announce the funding of approximately $40,000 in Innovative Teacher Grants for Leavenworth teachers. Click on this article title to access the application and supporting documentation. Due date for applications is Wednesday, August 31, 2016. Pioneer Pride Patrol (announcing winners) will be Tuesday, September 20...join the excitement by writing a grant and enhancing your classroom activities!

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