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Elementary School Teachers receive Bate Foundation Grant

Bate Foundation Grant - James W Smith Elementary
James W. Smith Elementary School Teachers Luana Palimetakis and Diane Bondurant, with Principal Renee Whitford

James W. Smith Elementary School teachers Luana Palimetakis and Diane Bondurant, with Principal Renee Whitford, were awarded a Bate Foundation Individual School Grant administered by Partners In Education.

The grant, “STEM Lab: Students Totally Engaged in Music,” is for $5,000.  Funding will provide all their students the opportunity for full musical immersion in a keyboard lab with state of the art technology.

For information on Partners In Education, contact Darlene Brown at 514-6321 or visit the PIE website at CravenPartners.com.

Submitted by: Darlene Brown, Craven County Partners in Education