2020-2021 Grant Recipients

Westerra has awarded 98 grants for the 2020-2021 school year for extremely valuable and worthwhile causes. We are honored to support our schools in helping students work toward academic and personal success. The following schools received grants from Westerra Credit Union.

Aurora Public Schools   

  • East Middle School - Adding "Little Free Libraries" around four schools
  • Exceptional Student Services - Preschool toys/games that target academic skills parents can use remotely
  • Gateway High School - Electronic sheet music for band and orchestra students

Cherry Creek Schools                   

  • Ponderosa Elementary - Family Literacy Nights

Denver Public Schools

  • Bryant Webster Dual Language ECE8 - Natural play accessories for the playground
  • Cory Elementary - Microphones to help teachers project their voices
  • Denver Discovery School - Equipment and uniforms for a Drumline Band
  • Eagleton Elementary - Positive behavior and parent engagement incentives
  • Farrell B Howell ECE8 - Pay to play sport fees and equipment
  • Florence Crittenton High School - Parenting education program materials
  • Florida Pitt Waller K-8 - Pay to play sports fees
  • Hamilton Middle School - Sports uniforms, pay to play fees
  • Isabella Bird Community School - Headphones for remote learning
  • John Amesse Elementary - Fire 7 tablet
  • John F Kennedy High School - PE equipment for students with disabilities
  • Lincoln Elementary - Culturally responsive books for the library
  • Marie L. Greenwood Academy - Headphones for in-person and remote learning
  • Maxwell Elementary - Renovate the school garden with perennial fruit and vegetable plants
  • McAuliffe Manual Middle School - Pay to play sports fees
  • McGlone Academy - Sports equipment for recess and pay to play sports fees
  • McKinleyThatcher Elementary - Access to Unique Learning System for students with disabilities
  • McMeen Elementary - Social emotional anti-bully prevention curriculum
  • PREP Academy - Thanksgiving basket drive for students 
  • Samuels Elementary - Culturally responsive library books
  • Slavens Elementary - Pay to play sports fees and medical equipment
  • Southmoor Elementary - Curriculum supplies for gifted/talented students
  • Stedman Elementary - Safety and health resources for safe in-person learning
  • STRIVE Prep RISE - New basketballs for boys and girls sports programs
  • STRIVE Prep SMART - Storage units for the school resource room
  • STRIVE Prep Westwood - Whiteboards and dry erase markers for math classes
  • STRIVE Prep Montbello - Science project backpacks for remote learning
  • Summit Academy - Books to support a more culturally responsive library
  • Thomas Jefferson High School - Positive behavior support program
  • West Early College - New culturally responsive titles for the school library
  • William Roberts ECE8 - Recess play equipment

Douglas County Schools

  • DCS Montessori Charter - Global Studies class for middle school students
  • Frontier Valley Elementary - Classroom audio equipment
  • Sedalia Elementary - Online resources for struggling readers

Jeffco Schools

  • Jeffco Schools - Materials that target daily supports for all Jeffco students with autism
  • Addenbrooke Classical Academy - Science simple machine kits for small group activities
  • Allendale Elementary - Art supplies for both in-person and remote students
  • Arvada K8 - Technology equipment for remote learning
  • Bear Creek K8 - Recess play equipment
  • Bell Middle School - Positive behavior incentives
  • Blue Heron Elementary - Headphones for online music class
  • Campbell Elementary - Flexible seating options
  • Collegiate Academy Colorado - Noise cancelling/bluetooth headphones for students with sensory needs
  • Creighton Middle School - Health and safety items for band equipment
  • Dakota Ridge High School - Career Explore prerequisite classes
  • Deer Creek Middle School - New recess equipment
  • Dutch Creek Elementary - Beebots learning robots
  • Emory Elementary - Headphones for students             
  • Evergreen High School - Online vocabulary program
  • Everitt Middle School - Lapel mics for closed captioning software for hearing-impaired students
  • Fairmount Elementary - Recess equipment 
  • Falcon Bluffs Middle School - Writing and sewing supplies for character books
  • Foothills Elementary - Supplies for Science kits
  • Glennon Heights Elementary - Lexia software for reading assistance
  • Green Gables Elementary - Virtual experiences to support class curriculum
  • Green Mountain High School - Video production equipment for announcements
  • Jeffco Virtual Academy - Positive behavior incentives
  • Jefferson Academy Elementary -  Bluetooth speakers and battery powered portable organ for the music department
  • Kendallvue Elementary - Robotics kits to engage students in STEM activities
  • Kendrick Lakes Elementary - Positive behavior incentives
  • Lawrence Elementary - Art supplies for remote students
  • Leawood Elementary - Intervention materials for students behind grade level in reading
  • Lincoln Academy Charter - Reading and writing resources
  • Lukas Elementary - Hands on manipulatives to reinforce math skills
  • Lumberg Elementary - Suicide prevention programming resources
  • Mortensen Elementary - Music suppies, ukuleles and mini pianos
  • Oberon Middle School - Bluetooth headsets to improve instruction communication
  • Parmalee Elementary - PE class equipment
  • Ralston Valley High School - Health and safety items for the band department
  • Rocky Mountain Academy/Evergreen - Hummingbird premium robotic kits for technology curriculum
  • Rocky Mountain Deaf School - STEM resources to support hands-on activities
  • Secrest Elementary - Microphones for teachers
  • Shaffer Elementary - Online math platform with manipulative resources 
  • Shelton Elementary - Microbit and simulations for Science
  • Sheridan Green Elementary - Video equipment to show lessons for in-person and remote learners
  • Sobesky Academy - Reading and writing resources
  • South Lakewood Elementary - Positive Behavior Intervention System
  • Stevens Elementary - STEM/STEAM materials for remote learners
  • Stony Creek Elementary - New speaker system for music department and school gatherings
  • Stott Elementary - Engineering enrichment activities for classrooms
  • Swanson Elementary - Social emotional safety areas with sensory bins
  • The Manning School - Social emotional learning resources
  • Thomson Elementary - Manipulatives for new math program
  • Two Roads Charter School - Headset mics for theatre department
  • Ute Meadows Elementary - Supplies for a multisensory writing program
  • Van Arsdale Elementary - Microphone headsets to wear under masks
  • Vanderhoof Elementary - Positive behavior incentives
  • Vivian Elementary - Two Chromebooks
  • Wayne Carle Middle School - Culturally diverse books
  • West Jeff Middle School - English and Reading resources for students with disabilities
  • West Woods Elementary - Teacher microphones
  • Witt Elementary - Chromebooks

Westminster Public Schools      

  • John E Flynn A Marzano Academy - Math Manipulatives for in-person and remote learning

Learn more about the Westerra School Grant Program.

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