The District 39 Educational Foundation is honored to bestow its seventh Distinguished Citizen Award to Beth Drucker, President and Co-Founder of Go Green Wilmette. For over 25 years, Beth... <more>
Foundation trustees presenting the second $55,000 check from the Inspiring Scientists Fund to District 39 Superintendent, Dr. Ray Lechner and WJHS science teachers Debbie Clark and Steve Galligan on February 25, 2014.
Another fun and successful Trivia Night! Every team came dressed in a creative theme and displayed their Trivia intellect. Funds raised support the Gripp Grant program.
A display of items in Central School’s Tanzanian Artifact boxes, purchased using funds from a Gripp Grant awarded in 2013. The artifact boxes are part of the school’s Sister School Program with a school in Dar Es Salaam.
Foundation Trustee Tracy Peacock awarding Central School Librarian Barbara Ungar with a Gripp Grant to pilot the initial phase of the first innovative space in D39 where 21st Century collaborative learning can take place.
The Foundation held its second annual Trivia Night, Feb. 8 at the Wilmette Masonic Temple. Twenty-two teams competed in nine rounds of trivia with the “Best in Show” winners The Minions proving to be a dress-up success.
Please join us Saturday, March 15, from 9-11am in the WJHS cafeteria, for the Science Olympiad 2014 Closing Ceremonies. This open house science fair offers all our Science... <more>
Thanks to the tremendous support of the community and a lot of hard work, the District 39 Educational Foundation has met its goal of raising... <more>
The Foundation's 2nd Annual Trivia Night held February 8, 2014 at the Masonic Lodge in Wilmette was a huge success. Thank you to all who... <more>
The foundation will be supporting a number of innovative initiatives within the D39 schools with five new grants that were recently awarded. The grant for... <more>