Educate. Empower. Excel.
2021-2022 School Year
AEF LEARNING GRANTS
Kids versus Cancer, Student Scientist Program
Abington Junior High School, 50 students
AJHS partners with the eClose Institute at the Fox Chase Cancer Center to create an afterschool club where Junior High students work closely with a scientist to undertake research on how diets impact cancer.
Legoland Field Trip
Highland, 2nd grade, 70 students
Fund field trip to Legoland for Highland 2nd graders
STEM Lending Library
Roslyn, 400+ students
Fund the creation of a STEM Lending Library to inspire students through literacy and STEM. The combination of books paired with hands-on activities will provide students with a springboard for their own future creations and ideas.
Support for Families in Need
Various Schools, 5 families
Winter snowboots for students new to Abington.
COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS FOR ASHS SENIORS
John H. Engelhardt Memorial Scholarship
One student, $2,000
Dave Schramm Memorial Scholarship
Three students, $500 for each student
AEF SIGNATURE PROGRAMS
AEF Award, Abington Junior High School
AEF honors and provides gift cards to approximately 24 Junior High students who exemplify the traits of leadership and integrity while overcoming challenges.
Silver Pen Award, All ASD Elementary Schools
AEF launched, and continues to fund, the Silver Pen Award, which recognizes sixth-grade students submitting winning essays in a district-wide competition.
Elementary School CommUNITY Day Support, All ASD Elementary Schools
Provide support for the 5th and 6th Grades CommUNITY Day celebration