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2017 Spring Grant Round Opens February 27

By on February 27, 2017

Melrose Education Foundation Now Accepting Grant Applications Applications from all Melrose Public School educators accepted on rolling basis   MELROSE, MA (February 27, 2017) – The Melrose Education Foundation has made $5,000 in mini-grant funding available to Melrose Public School

More Than $6K in 2016 Spring Mini-Grants for Melrose Public Schools

By on March 3, 2016

Melrose Ed Foundation funds social-emotional learning, STEM, and other learning materials during 2016 spring mini-grant round MELROSE, MA (May 2, 2016)—The Melrose Education Foundation is proud to announce that more than $6,000 in spring mini-grants have been made to educators

Press Release: Melrose Education Foundation’s Third Annual Fall Grant Round Breaks 100

By on December 11, 2015

Fall 2015 Grant Recipients Receive More than $30,000 in Grants MELROSE, MA (December 14, 2015) – The Melrose Education Foundation – in partnership with the City of Melrose – is pleased to announce that it has awarded more than $30,000

Press Release: Accepting 2015 Fall Grant Applications

By on October 11, 2015

Applications from Melrose Public School Educators Due November 9 at 5 pm MELROSE (October 5, 2015) – The Melrose Education Foundation – in partnership with the City of Melrose – is making $30,000 in grants available to Melrose Public School

Press Release: Melrose Education Foundation’s 3rd Annual Night Out  at the Beebe Estate, Saturday, September 19

By on September 10, 2015

7 pm | Tickets $35 |visit www.MelroseEdFoundation.org for more information FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 3, 2015 MELROSE, MA — The Melrose Education Foundation invites the Melrose community to support our educators and public schools by attending the 3rd annual Foundation

June 2015 Estate Planning Fundraiser to Benefit Melrose Ed Foundation

By on June 1, 2015

Estate planning fundraiser by Martino & Tramontozzi, plus a FREE estate planning seminar on June 23 MELROSE (June 1, 2015) – Make June the month you complete your estate plan and raise money for the Melrose Education Foundation at the same

PUBLIC LECTURE: New York Times bestselling author Michael Thompson, Ph.D.

By on April 27, 2015

“The Pressured Student: Helping Your Child Find Success in School and Life,” sponsored by Melrose Education Foundation, Melrose High School PTO, and MVMMS PTO MELROSE, MA(April 27, 2015)—Dr. Michael Thompson, renowned author, psychologist, and lecturer, is coming to Melrose to present

More than $5K in Spring Mini-Grants Awarded!

By on April 24, 2015

Melrose Ed Foundation Awards Spring Mini-Grants: All schools Receive Grants MELROSE, MA (April 24, 2015)—The Melrose Education Foundation is proud to announce that $5,200 in spring mini-grants have been made to Melrose Public Schools educators. Grants were awarded to all

Press Release: Spring 2015 Mini-Grants

By on March 29, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 23, 2015 MELROSE, MA—Following another successful round of grants to educators this fall, the Melrose Education Foundation announces a spring round of mini-grants to Melrose Public Schools staff. The Foundation is pleased to make available a

Melrose Education Foundation Announces 2014 Grant Recipients

By on December 8, 2014

$27,000 in Grants Awarded; Public Ceremony Is January 27, 2015  MELROSE, MA (December 7, 2014) – The Melrose Education Foundation is pleased to announce that it has awarded over $27,000 in grants to Melrose Public Schools educators during its Fall

Amazing Grace Golf Makes Major Donation

By on November 19, 2014

$19,000 donation will support grants to Melrose educators  MELROSE – The Melrose Education Foundation is pleased to announce that it has received a $19,000 donation from the Zinck family’s Amazing Grace Golf Tournament to benefit Melrose Public Schools’ students and

Melrose Ed Foundation Awards $3,000 in Mini-Grants

By on May 19, 2014

Awards fund summer professional development opportunities, technology purchases, new tools for classroom assessments, and curriculum materials. MELROSE, MA (May 17, 2014) — The school year may be coming to a close, but educators in the Melrose Public Schools are already

Melrose Education Foundation Receives $1,000 Grant from Macy’s

By on May 2, 2014

My Macy’s District Grants Program Recognizes Foundation’s Effort Toward Enhancing the Educational Experiences of Melrose Public School Students MELROSE, MA (May 2, 2014) ― The Melrose Education Foundation announced today it has received $1,000 from Macy’s through the My Macy’s

Melrose Education Forum “Data in the Classroom” to be Held at the Roosevelt School, March 26, 7:00 pm

By on March 17, 2014

The public is invited to attend this free forum on how K-5 educators use student assessments to improve teaching and learning. MELROSE, MA (March 17, 2014) ― The public is invited attend “Data in the Classroom,” a free public forum

Volunteers Needed to Support Melrose Elementary School Science Fairs, February 26 – March 6, 2014

By on February 10, 2014

MELROSE, February 10, 2014 – Volunteers are still needed to support the third annual Melrose Elementary School Science Fairs, being held from February 26 – March 7, at all five Melrose elementary schools. Participating in the Melrose Science Fairs gives

Have a “Titanic” Experience for a Worthy Cause on March 1 at The Davis Square Theatre

By on February 2, 2014

Special performance of new Irish play Jimmy Titanic to benefit Melrose Education Foundation MELROSE (February 3, 2014) – Calling all theatre, history, and Irish culture buffs: Come experience the story of the Titanic like you never have before! Tir Na

Melrose Education Foundation and Melrose Public Schools to Host First District-Wide Elementary School Family Math Night

By on January 26, 2014

MELROSE (January 26, 2014) – The Melrose Education Foundation and Melrose Public Schools will host a free Family Math Night for elementary school-aged students and their families on Thursday, February 6 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. in the Melrose Veterans Middle School

Melrose Education Foundation Announces 2013 – 2014 Grant Recipients

By on January 7, 2014

25 Grants Awarded; Public Ceremony January 28, 2014 MELROSE (January 6, 2014) – The Melrose Education Foundation has awarded grants totaling nearly $18,000 to Melrose Public School educators during its inaugural grant cycle. Recipients were notified on December 20, 2013.

The Melrose Education Foundation Now Accepting Grant Applications

By on October 25, 2013

MELROSE (October 21, 2013) – The Melrose Education Foundation announces the availability of its first round of grant funding. Melrose Public School educators and staff can apply for grants online at www.oldsite.melroseedfoundation.org/mef-grants. Grant applications must be submitted online by Friday,

September 21 Is Work Out / Night Out: Help the Melrose Education Foundation Start the Year Strong with Two Great Fundraisers

By on September 9, 2013

MELROSE, MA (September 9, 2013) — The Melrose Education Foundation is offering two great fundraisers on Saturday, September 21: a morning family workout and a night out at the Beebe Estate. Offered in partnership with Melrose Boot Camp, “Work Out” will

Melrose Education Foundation Launches

By on June 6, 2013

Melrose educators have great ideas.  They want to challenge and engage their students and instill in them a love of learning.  They want to pursue professional development opportunities, try out new methods of instruction, and bring original projects to the