2006 - 2007 Grant Results

The GPFPE raised over $137,000. Of that, $46,440 was given to the school system for specific activities. The first major school system programs assisted by the GPFPE included:

Elementary Reading ($20,000)
With directed donations through major gift solicitation, the school district is implementing the F.A.S.T. reading program that coordinates many of the most effective reading instruction techniques into a multifaceted, fast-paced approach for struggling students.

Elementary Foreign Language ($13,500)
A GPFPE grant provided the materials to bring foreign language instruction to all fourth and fifth grade students in the district.

Destination ImagiNation ($12,740)
GPFPE collected funds to send three Grosse Pointe teams to the global competition for Destination ImagiNation.