We offer support for critical needs
A 21st century education builds critical thinking skills, collaboration, communication, and creativity, and provides a strong foundation for life beyond high school. While students in the Corvallis School District continue to score higher than state averages on statewide and college entrance exams, and graduation rates are higher than the state average, there is room for improvement. The Corvallis Public Schools Foundation provides resources for targeted areas of need across the District. View this year’s 509J by the Numbers report (PDF) for a closer look.
Private donations are an important variable in the formula for academic excellence in today’s public schools. The Corvallis Public Schools Foundation is working to supplement funding for key areas in our schools: offering enrichment opportunities, reducing barriers to learning for students in need, and creating pathways to graduation.
The Corvallis Public Schools Foundation also provides donation processing and assistance to parent fundraising groups for direct donation drives and events where donations are accepted via credit/debit card. These efforts are an important source of funding for school specific priorities and parent involvement is critical to their success. Read more…