FOUNDATION FOR POTTSTOWN EDUCATION RECEIVES $77,000 JUSTAMERE FOUNDATION GRANT SUPPORTING CAREER TECHNICAL EDUCATION

The Foundation for Pottstown Education recently received a $77,000 grant from the Justamere Foundation which will provide equipment for Pottstown High School’s Career and Technical Education programs.  The funding will provide new equipment for the Healthcare Technology, Automotive Technology and Construction Technology programs. Through this grant the Healthcare Technology now has a Sectra Visualization Table. The Sectra Visualization Table is …

FOUNDATION FOR POTTSTOWN EDUCATION ELECTS NEW OFFICERS AND THREE NEW BOARD MEMBERS

At the May meeting of the Foundation for Pottstown Education the new slate of officers was elected for the next triennium and three new board members were elected to serve.  Elected as the new Board President is Georgette Howell, an MCCC College Professor and Registered Dietitian with 21 years of professional experience; 17 of those years teaching in the health …

5/26 Emergency Fund

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FOUNDATION FOR POTTSTOWN EDUCATION RECEIVES FUNDING TO SUPPORT SENSORY FRIENDLY MUSICAL PERFORMANCE

The Foundation for Pottstown Education recently received funding which will provide free tickets for local students with special needs and their families to attend the Sensory Friendly Performance of the Pottstown School District performance of Shrek the Musical.  The funding is being provided through the generosity of a Community Wellness Grant from the Pottstown Hospital-Tower Health. On Saturday, March 5th …

PSD Art Students Design Thank You Cards and Special Event Logo

The Foundation for Pottstown Education reached out to the Pottstown School District Art Department for assistance in designing artwork for two projects.  When the Foundation’s Marketing Committee wanted to update the donor thank you cards and have input on the Annual Special Event designs, a call was sent out to the District’s Art Department.  The Art Teachers went to task …

Exelon Generating and Tompkins VIST Bank Announced as the Major Sponsors for the Foundation for Pottstown Education Annual Special Event

The Foundation for Pottstown Education is pleased to announce that Exelon Energy and Tompkins VIST Bank are the Producer Level Sponsors of the Foundation’s 7th Annual Special Event.  In conjunction with the Pottstown School District Musical the event will be held on Saturday February 26 with the proceeds supporting programs benefiting the 3,200 students of the Pottstown School District. The …

PHS Students Aiming to be “Floored”

What do popsicles and a high school room have in common? No, this is not a pun, it is one way that the students in Mr. Siever’s Construction Technology program have used to raise funds to refinish the floor in their workspace.  During the last semester of the 2020/21 academic year, the class offered to help Mr. Siever clean and …

Foundation for Pottstown Education Welcomes Four New Board Members

The Board of Directors for the Foundation for Pottstown Education elected four new board members appointing them to serve a three year term.  Gregory Glenn, David Miller, Elizabeth Peters and Cindy Whitley were all elected as a Board Member with their terms running through June 30, 2024. The four new members were nominate by Judy Green, Chair of the Foundation’s …