Mar 01

2017 Inspiration Grant Applications

Every year, the MCPASD Education Foundation awards Inspiration Grants throughout our District to support individual schools, teachers and programs.  The Foundation seeks to fund grants that are Inclusive, Innovative and Inspiring. These grants are not intended to replace what the District should fund but rather enhance already great projects or help new ideas become reality. The application period […]

Dec 01

Middleton Future Scholars Fund Established

The MCPASD Education Foundation is excited to announce the Middleton Future Scholars Fund, a new endowment fund to provide an annual scholarship for MCPASD seniors who have overcome signficiant barriers and are pursuing post-secondary education. The fund was established by the donation of more than $20,000 from an anonymous family in our school district. The […]

Nov 01

Intuit Matches Donations to Annual Appeal

The MCPASD Education Foundation has received a $5,000 match for its 2016 annual appeal from Intuit, Inc. The Foundation has raised approximately $7,500 in its first two annual appeals to the community. “This is a great way for donors to see their contributions maximized,” Foundation board chair Courtney Ward-Reichard said. Intuit creates business and financial […]

Oct 03

See the Harlem Globetrotters and Help the Foundation!

The Harlem Globetrotters are offering tickets at 20-30 percent below the regular price to District staff members and families for their game on Monday, Dec. 26 at 7 p.m. at the Alliant Energy Center. The Harlem Globetrotters are an exhibition basketball team that has been entertaining fans for 90 years with a combination of athleticism, […]

Sep 24

District receives grant to help MHS athletes

The MCPASD recently received a $1,750 grant from the Madison Area Sports Commission to fund scholarships to potential student-athletes who show a considerable financial need. The grant was written by Education Foundation secretary Tom Kobinsky and executive director Perry Hibner. Middleton High School athletic director Bob Joers also was instrumental in the application. It is the first […]

Aug 30

Education Foundation Participates in Good Neighbor Festival

The MCPASD Education Foundation joined the Good Neighbor Festival board of trustees this summer and shared an information booth with the Middleton Chamber of Commerce at the three-day event Aug. 26-28. The Foundation distributed more than 200 Cardinal Alumni Network lanyards during the festival. The lanyards were available for free to any District graduate. “It […]

Jul 26

Foundation Scholarship Awarded to Rebecca Turk

Rebecca Turk, a senior at Clark Street Community School, received the 2016 MCPASD Education Foundation Scholarship during the annual Scholarship Night at the Performing Arts Center on Wednesday, May 18. CSCS principal Jill Gurtner presented Turk with a $500 scholarship renewable for up to four years. “I was so excited to hear that I received […]

Jul 22

Foundation Elects Officers and Board Members

The Foundation held its annual meeting on July 20, electing new and renewing Board members, as well as electing officers for the coming year. First, three new members have been added to the Board recently: Superintendent George Mavroulis, Chris Denney and Anne Bauer. Mavroulis became Superintendent of the Middleton Cross Plains Area School District on July 1, […]

May 03

Foundation Awards 2016 Grants

Thanks to its generous donors, the MCPASD Education Foundation was able to make more wishes come true for students and staff. The Foundation awarded 11 grants worth more than $14,000 to eight schools as part of its bus tour on Friday, April 29. Staff members receiving grants included Elm Lawn’s Amy Holt, Kromrey’s Fred Bartman, Northside’s Carrianne […]

Feb 01

Inaugural Partners in Education Luncheon a Huge Hit!

The Education Foundation held its inaugural Partners in Education (PIE) Celebration Luncheon on Monday, Jan. 25 at the Kromrey Middle School cafeteria and more than 150 attended. The event was an opportunity to thank donors while also creating additional awareness about what the Foundation has accomplished since it was formed in 2011, executive director Perry […]