‘Prize Patrol’ visits Buffalo Grove schools
At Woodlawn Middle School in Long Grove, Liz Kile's sixth-grade art class gives a collective thumbs-up to the surprise award given by the District 96 Foundation committee. | Photo courtesy Betsy Fresen
Updated: January 22, 2013 11:50PM
BUFFALO GROVE — The new year began with visits by the Prize Patrol to all seven of Kildeer Countryside Elementary School District 96’s buildings.
The Prize Patrol is a part of the District 96 Foundation, and it spent two days awarding and recognizing teachers and other staff members whose grant projects displayed innovation. Twelve such projects stood out:
• Country Meadows: Robert Hanrahan
• Ivy Hall: Jessica Mandell and Ed Koday
• Kildeer Countryside: Michelle Schumer, Lisa A. Jones, and Marilee Sarlitto
• Twin Groves: Chanelle Savich, Kim Mollerdino, Michelle Garlick
• Willow Grove: Bethany Loyd and Kristen Eide
• Woodlawn: Liz Kile and Jessica Woods
• Michelle Ponsolle-Mayes, who services Prairie, Ivy Hall, Twin and Woodlawn
For more information about the foundation, visit www.96foundation.org.