Which family will win the Feud?

AND THE SURVEY SAYS… On June 5th starting at 5:00 pm Representative Joe Ciresi & Team and Pottstown Mayor Stephanie Henrick and Team will be our contesting teams for the evening. Whichever team brings in the most correct answers AND (more importantly) the most donations for the night will bring in the win, win win for the GoFourth! Festival, the …

Foundation for Pottstown Education Recognizes the Early College Program Class of 2020

Fifteen Pottstown High School seniors were recognized at the May 21, 2020 School Board meeting for successfully completing the Dual Enrollment, Early College Program.  These fourteen students were accepted in to the program in the fall of their junior year.  The Foundation began this program in the fall of 2014 with 68 students completing the program which provides the funding …

THE HILL SCHOOL MAKES MAJOR DONATION IN SUPPORT OF POTTSTOWN SCHOOL DISTRICT STUDENTS

The Hill School made a major contribution in support of the students of the Pottstown School District and the Foundation for Pottstown Education’s Chromebook Campaign with a $50,000 donation.  The Foundation announced the campaign on Wednesday May 5, 2020 with a goal of raising funds for 1,000 Chromebooks for the students of the Pottstown School District.  The donation was announced …

Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation will provide matching funds up to $100,000

POTTSTOWN, May 4, 2020—With the announcement of a $100,000 matching grant, The Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation and the Foundation for Pottstown Education are providing a way for the community to help students in the borough continue their education during the coronavirus pandemic. Online instruction is already underway in the Pottstown School District, and approximately 25% of students do …

FOUNDATION FOR POTTSTOWN EDUCATION RECEIVES DONATION TO PURCHASE CHROMEBOOKS FOR USE BY POTTSTOWN SCHOOL DISTRICT STUDENTS

The educational playing field for the Pottstown School District just became a little more level, thanks to a donation received by the Foundation for Pottstown Education.  The Foundation recently received a $60,000 gift from an anonymous donor in support of purchasing Chromebooks for the Pottstown School District.  The Chromebooks would enable students in families who do not currently have access …

FOUNDATION FOR POTTSTOWN EDUCATION APPROVES FUNDING FOR DISTRICT LIBRARIES

The Board of Directors of the Foundation for Pottstown Education recently approved funding requests which will provide assistance to all six of the School District Building Libraries. The funds were made possible through the generosity of the Foundation donors and total more than $3,000. Each of the Librarians was asked to submit a request to the Foundation explaining the proposed …

FOUNDATION FOR POTTSTOWN EDUCATION SUPPORTS FOOD DRIVE

The Board of Directors of the Foundation for Pottstown Education recently approved a motion to donate $2,000 to support a food drive spearheaded by Mrs. McCoy, Principal of the Pottstown Senior High School.  The monetary donation was approved unanimously through an electronic vote on Saturday, March 14,, 2020.   The funds were donated by the Foundation as part of the initial …

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 first ever Sensory Friendly Performance of the Pottstown School District performance of Suessical the Musical.  The funding is being provided through the generosity of a Community Wellness Grant from the Pottstown Hospital Tower Health, the …

Foundation Announces Date for Annual Gala

You have brains in your head.You have feet in your shoes.You can steer yourself in any direction your choose.You’re on your own.And you know what you know.And YOU are the one who’ll decide where you go.Dr. Seuss We hope that you decide to go to the 2020 Foundation for Pottstown Education Special Event on Saturday February 29th. A special meal …