Beginning this fall, the Evansville Vanderburgh School Corporation will pay for the cost of more than 4,500 students to take either the PSAT or SAT test. The move comes as a way to ensure equal access for all students to take the college entrance exam. “Research shows us that students who take the PSAT early […]
EVSC faces the costs of unpaid lunch accounts every year. Thanks to more than 20 generous donors, EVSC Foundation raised $4,590.00 in one month for EVSC school lunch programs—helping wipe out EVSC’s accrued lunch debt for the 2016-17 school year. You can find one donor’s story here.
The EVSC Foundation is currently searching for a Director of Annual Giving and Student Programs! Follow the link below for full job description and details. Director of Annual Giving and Student Programs
Banterra Bank Provides Solar Eclipse Glasses for EVSC Students
Special thanks to Banterra Bank for partnering with EVSC Foundation to supply solar eclipse glasses for more than 22,000 students in the EVSC! On Monday, August 21, 2017, all of North America was treated to an eclipse of the sun. Anyone within the path of totality saw one of nature’s most awe inspiring sights—a total […]
EVSC Foundation is proud to partner with many sponsors to support high school athletics and academics in the EVSC. This fall, keep an ear out for special scoreboard sponsor announcements at football games!
Special thanks to Arts Council of Southwestern Indiana, Blick Art Materials, Berry Global, American General Rubber, and Speedball Art Products for donating funds, time, and resources to make last month’s “Art Educator Day” a success! This level of support allowed art educators across the EVSC to come together to share their favorite projects and best techniques with one another—AND to […]
Salmon Joins EVSC Superintendent’s Business Council
Tom Salmon of Berry Global Group, Inc. joined the EVSC Superintendent’s Business Council recently. The council supports the EVSC’s vision of excellence in student achievement and addresses; student performance and accountability, economic growth and workforce development. Salmon, CEO of Berry Global Group, Inc., graduated from St. Bonaventure University with a bachelor of business administration. He has […]
jonNow that I am retired from teaching, I see even more clearly the value of education in our community. I find great satisfaction in doing what I can to support our public schools. If we all simply do what we can, the pathway to the future for our students and our community will be the very brightest it can be. — Jon Siau, EVSC Educator/President of EVSC Alumni &
katieA year ago, a young man came to me with a giant hole in his shoe. Because of EVSC Foundation’s Hamman funds, I was able to buy him new shoes. I was also able to give him a hat and gloves. He was so happy, I thought he’d cry. The Foundation made it possible to quickly help this student in need. — Katie Omohundro, Thompkins Middle
SaudI’d like to thank you, EVSC Foundation, and everyone else who has helped or contributed to make our baseball field a better diamond for us to play on. Thank you for helping develop the field and for the other great opportunities you’ve given us. — Saud Al’Nashmi,
justinIt feels great to play on such a nice field this year. It’s a big upgrade from what we’ve had and it’s nice to have the community behind us. Playing on the field we have now gives the whole team confidence, and no doubt will help us in the next few years. — Justin Wilson,
kentonMy job at 90.7 WPSR allows me to take my two passions of broadcasting and teaching and share them with my students every day. The best part of my day is teaching. I love watching their skills and confidence grow. — Kenton McDonald, SICTC
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