Boone County Education Foundation
We are an independent, not-for-profit organization promoting community and business partnerships, which provide innovative opportunities and resources benefiting all students attending Boone County Schools.

Innovation Grant Application

The Boone County Education Foundation (BCEF) is happy to announce that the Innovation Grant Application period for the 2018/2019 school year is now open for Boone County Schools teachers and administrators. The deadline for submitting the Grant Applications has now been extended to November 30th, 2018. Applications and associated documents can be downloaded below.

Teachers, if you are thinking of doing something new and exciting with your students next spring, but don’t have the school funds to pay for it, why not apply! The BCEF may be able to help you!

Applications must focus on innovation and must support the District Strategic Plan – (iPads, laptops, Chromebooks, etc. will not be funded). Please see all rules and regulations within the grant application below.

Spring 2017 Grants Awarded

The Boone County Education Foundation is happy to announce it is funding the following list of grant projects for the Spring 2018 semester in the total amount of $12,927.47

Stevens Elementary – Kari Mathews – Coding with Primary

Gray Middle School – Laura Mitsch – Green Screen Studio

Erpenbeck Elementary – Kim Fry – District Wide International Festival

Ryle High School – Dawn Forte – KitchenAid Krew

Thornwilde Elementary School – Christa Hockensmith – Courtyard Classroom

Camp Ernst Middle School – Sarah List – Grand Prix 3D Printing

Stevens Elementary School – Melissa Huff – Weaving Bookmarks

North Pointe Elementary School – Trica Ober – Weather Project with 3-D Printer

Mann Elementary School – Leslie Mason – STEAM Classroom sets

Mann Elementary School – Anne Oney– LEGO STEAM sets

Yealey Elementary School – Julia Devers-Rich – EV3 Lego Mindstorms

Boone County Alumni Association

Benefits of Joining the Boone County Alumni Association sponsored by The Boone County Education Foundation

  • Professional and social networking opportunities
  • Give back to current and future students
  • As an employer, build future employee pipeline
  • Sponsorship of specific events for recognition
  • Stay connected with current graduating class with support from the Boone County Education Foundation
  • Potential nomination and recognition for the Boone County School District Alumni Hall of Fame

Get Involved & Make A Difference

Boone County Education Foundation financially supports innovative approaches to teaching and learning.  We raise funds through individual, corporate, endowment, memorial, bequest contributions and events.  The events recognize and celebrate students and teachers in the Boone County Schools.

Our Sponsors

Are at the foundation of what of what we do.  We want to thank our generous sponsors for making our events possible and for showing their commitment to furthering the education our youth in Boone County.

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See Examples of Programs we have Funded & the Results

Current Board Members

Meetings are held on the first Thursday of every month at the Boone County Board of Education.

Jim Claxton – President

Rachel Brueggen – Vice President

Lance Howard – Treasurer

Lisa Dyer – Secretary

Olivia Amlung

Dan Bisig

Shawn Carroll

Bryan Cobb

Kevin Costello

Lisa Dyer

Brian Fry

Amy Hoffman

Tony Johnson

Sherri Jones

Susan Sorrell

Cathy Stavros  

Brian Vest

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