Strike up the band!
Grant Patrol consists of Education Foundation board members and donors, along with the A&M Consolidated and College Station High School cheerleaders, mascots, and drum lines that visit CSISD campuses to award grants to this year’s winners. Each winning teacher is surprised with a check and cheering presenters to mark the occasion.
Grant Patrol 2020 - All in the CSISD Family!
The College Station ISD Education Foundation awarded 45 innovative teaching grants totaling $172,471 during its annual Grant Patrol. This year’s grants fund projects that help combat COVID challenges as well as ongoing educational needs such as: technology initiatives, fine arts activities, outdoor education areas, innovative reading resources and exciting programs for students with special needs. Grants will benefit over 13,000 students at every campus in CSISD.
“The Innovative Grant Program has a mission to inspire and reward creative instructional approaches in the classroom that enhance the educational experience for students,” shared Jody Ford, board president of the Education Foundation. “Grant Patrol is an exciting day to surprise teachers and support their creative teaching efforts.”
Grant Patrol 2019 - Making it COUNT for CSISD!
The College Station ISD Education Foundation awarded 60 innovative teaching grants totaling $185,372 during its annual Grant Patrol sponsored by CHI St. Joseph Health. Foundation grants span an array of disciplines including STEM programs, literacy initiatives, career training, leadership development, flexible seating, fine arts and special education. Creative projects are funded at all 19 campuses and will impact thousands of students.
Grant Patrol 2018 - Bigger and Better Than Ever!
The College Station ISD Education Foundation awarded 43 innovative teaching grants totaling $156,012 during its annual Grant Patrol sponsored by CHI St. Joseph Health. Celebrating its 20th Birthday this year, the Foundation’s grants include exciting entrepreneurial projects, STEM programs, virtual reality exploration, literacy initiatives, flexible seating and creative arts. Check out a video of the day's events below!
Grant Patrol 2017 -Spreading Smiles Across CSISD
The College Station ISD Education Foundation awarded 51 innovative teaching grants totaling $137,338 during its annual Grant Patrol. This year’s grants include exciting entrepreneurial projects, robotics and engineering missions, outdoor gardens, charitable giving leadership opportunities, broadcasting through podcasting, music development, and creative writing.
A recap of the exciting day by KBTX can be found HERE!
Grant Patrol 2016 - Our biggest giveaway yet!
The CSISD Education Foundation awarded $141,014 in teacher grants on Thursday, November 10, 2016 surpassing $1 million in grants given to district teachers. All 16 schools received at least one grant and a total of 52 grants were awarded.
Grant Patrol 2015 – A HUGE Success!
The CSISD Education Foundation awarded $120,923 in teacher grants on Monday, November 9, 2015. All 16 schools received at least one grant and a total of 59 grants were awarded.
2014 Grant Patrol
The CSISD Education Foundation awarded over $81,611 in teacher grants on Thursday, October 2, 2014. All 15 schools received at least one grant.
Click the image for more pictures from this year’s Grant Patrol.