Grants of up to $300 are awarded by the PTSA twice a year for projects requested by school staff and student groups.

Next deadline: October 9

Click here for the application form

External Grants

The PTSA applied for 3 ACE grants in November, 2020:

Destination Imagination

Science Olympiad

Esports League

Mini-Grants Awarded in Previous Years:

Grants awarded fall 2019

Grants awarded for: Butterfly Garden, ERHS Bring Change to Roose Club, Garden Club, Ms Short & Ms Yearwood National council of Teachers Convention

Grants awarded fall 2017

6 grants awarded - for English books, art drying racks, drama festival, college summit, career day, frames for artwork

Grants awarded spring 2017

Social Studies books, National Geographic series called Brain Games for psychology classes, host sightseeing trip to Washington D.C. for Japanese exchange students, an illustrated lexicon for Latin classes, materials to help with SADD Shines Day, including sharpies, ribbons and post its.

Grants awarded fall 2016

Diverse Voices in Literature books, ROTC flight simulator, College Summit, Career Day food

Grants awarded fall 2015

Technology Education Dept. $300.00 for Finch robots

National Society of Black Engineers $300.00 to offset cost of NSBE convention.

Chemistry Department for $271.51 for magnetic boards for AP chemistry and honors.

Afro Sync Dance $125.00 to help with cost of dance uniforms.

Grants awarded in spring 2014

Pop-up tent for girls' rugby team - Ms Beers

Oboe repair - Ms Wagner

Buzzer system for It's Academic Team - Mr Miller

Music Theory Program for the guitar/piano classes - Mr Hawk

Parts, tools and equipment for the robotics club (see photo) - Ms Moore

Books to help teach algebra-based AP Physics - Yau-Jong Twu