Education ~ OpportunityThe Emmett Public School Foundation was organized in 1994 as a nonprofit corporation.The Emmett Public School Foundation's purpose is to create a support for the education of Gem County students. Private support is essential to assure the highest standard of quality in its program and in each student's educational experience. Your gifts and cash donations will make a difference in enrichment opportunities for both students and faculty.
Corwin Ford DonationEmmett Public Schools Foundation received a check from Corwin Ford. The funds will be used to support the schools. It has not been decided yet how the funds will be distributed this year.Corwin Ford donated to the Foundation last year and this year.
Fall Teacher Grants
The Emmett Public School Foundation has awarded their fall teacher grants.
Awards of $500 each were granted to Dana Williams for P.E. Field Trips, Jeremiah Wright for P.E. and weight equipment, Kellie Thomas for library books for EMS, and Judi Albert for Shakespearience.
These monies are made available annually through a generous donation from the Welch fund.
Fall Teacher Grants Awarded
Pictured in the back row are Wayne Rush, Superintendent of the Emmett School District; Rick Welch, EPSF Board Member; Jeremiah Wright, Teacher; Judi Albert, Teacher; Rick Johnston, EPSF President.
Pictured in the front row are Sue Beitia, EPSF Secretary; Dana Williams, Teacher; Kellie Thomas, Librarian.
Board of Directors
Chair - Rick Johnston
Treasurer - Rich Jackson
Secretary - Sue Beitia
Member - Brad Little
Member - Cory Daniels
Member - Rick Welch
Member - Wayne Rush