With the help of many Roosevelt families and community members, RooFriends was able to fully or partially support numerous programs and activities last year (see our list below). For the 2018-19 school year, we plan to improve our efforts by adding more to our list of RooFriends-sponsored programs.
2017-18 ROOFRIENDS-SPONSORED PROGRAMS
IB PROGRAM SUPPORT
IB program annual accreditation fee
IB training workshops for new Roosevelt staff
Peace One Day Celebration and t-shirts
Teacher Mini Grants to support teacher initiatives
Band and Orchestra equipment, instruments, field trips
Zoo Expeditionary Learning Program
Beginning Band – NEW!
Beginning Strings – NEW!
Cesar Chavez Service Club
Classic Movie Reviews – NEW!
Garden Club – New 2nd Offering!
GSA (Gender & Sexuality Alliance)
Girls in Science with the San Diego Zoo
Hip Hop Dance
Improv with Diversionary Theater – NEW!
Junior Model United Nations (JMUN) – NEW!
Math, Engineering & Science (MESA)
No Place for Hate – NEW!
Photography with the Museum of Photographic Arts
Upcycling Design Lab – NEW!
ADDITIONAL PROGRAMS FOR
2018-19 SCHOOL YEAR
We are pleased to support more programs and activities this year in addition to all those from last year. Here are additional recipients of RooFriends’ funding for the 2018-19 school year:
● IB program annual accreditation fee
● Visual Arts teacher
● IB training workshops for new staff
● Tripling of “Teacher Grants” budget
● Spanish and French teaching support
● Gateway to Technology
● 6th Grade Camp fundraising support